An Orange County man is behind bars after an investigation led to the discovery of suspected heroin.

On Saturday, the City of Middletown Police Department executed a search warrant at the Brewery Apartments located on Lake Avenue in Middletown.

During the search, 547 bags of suspected heroin was recovered, along with three unlicensed handguns and over $6,500, police say.

Duan L. Jones, 48, of Middletown was arrested and charged with two-counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance and three-counts of criminal possession of a weapon, felonies.

Jones was arraigned and sent to Orange County jail.

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