• Couple facing heroin charges
    February 25,2013

    IRASBURG The Vermont State Police say a couple from Irasburg is facing heron and variety of other charges after their home was searched by investigators.

    Police say the home of Robert Cote and Sonya Perkins, both 24, was searched Thursday after an investigation by the Vermont Drug Task Force that lasted for several weeks.

    Cote was charged with of sale and trafficking of heroin, possession of depressant, stimulant or narcotic drug, possession of marijuana as well as child endangerment and using a weapon in the commission of a felony. Perkins was charged with trafficking heroin, child endangerment, possession of marijuana, and possession of depressant, stimulant, or narcotic drug.

    Police say the couple has two children.

    Cote is being held on $100,000 bail. Perkins was released.

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