By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Beach Lake man arrested on drug charges by Honesdale Police

Beach Lake man arrested on drug charges by Honesdale Police

Honesdale, PA

The Honesdale Borough Police arrested George Hazimof, 47 from Beach Lake on charges related to drug sales in and around the Honesdale area, police say. Authorities say they obtained information through phone messages that Hazimof was involved in drug sales between August of 2019 and September of 2019.

Following an investigation officers obtained an arrest warrant for possession with intent to deliver and criminal use of a communication facility. Hazimof was taken into custody on November 13, 2019. At that time police say they  found approximately 80 bags of heroin and currency.

Hazimof was lodged at  the Wayne County Correctional Facility on $60,000 bail.

Honesdale Borough Police Officers were assisted by the Wayne County Sheriff’s Department and the Wayne County Detectives Office.

 

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