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Police arrest man for possession of heroin
BEAUMONT - Beaumont police say a two month undercover investigation led to the arrest of a man on charges of heroin possession.
Narcotics detectives and other officers, including a K-9 unit, took part in a search warrant at the Spanish Villa Apartments on Louisiana Street in Beaumont, according to police.
They searched the apartment and found nearly 16 grams of heroin. Police arrested the suspect, Michael Dalco, 57.
He was jailed on charges of Possession of a Controlled Substance. His bond is $15,000.
Narcotics investigators received a complaint and the search warrant was executed after a two month undercover investigation.
The heroin was in gel type capsules and packaged for street sale.