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Police: Man arrested in Salem after heroin investigation

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Mugshot: John Wills Jr. Mugshot: John Wills Jr.
SALEM, OR (KPTV) -

After weeks of investigation, police arrested John Wills Jr., 50, for distributing heroin Thursday evening, according to the Salem Police Department.

According to police, Wills was stopped at Lancaster and State Street during a traffic stop, and was taken into custody.

Officials said he was armed with a loaded handgun when he was arrested.

A search warrant was then served at Wills’ home on Northeast Kenwood Avenue, according to the report.

Wills is now lodged at the Marion County Correctional Facility on multiple charges including possession and distribution of heroin and felon in possession of a firearm.

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