Man accused of trafficking heroin in Douglas County

Officials said they arrested a man who was trafficking heroin in Douglas County.

Posted: Jan 5, 2018 1:59 PM

ROSEBURG, Ore. -- Officials arrested a man who they said was trafficking heroin in Douglas County.

The Douglas Interagency Narcotics Team said detectives made a targeted traffic stop along I-5 near milepost 129 on Thursday. They ended up arresting 59-year-old Charles Wilson Jr., of Portland.

They said they found a large amount of heroin, as well as a small amount of methamphetamine. They said other items used to sell drugs were also seized.

Wilson was charged with unlawful possession of heroin, unlawful delivery of heroin, and unlawful possession of methamphetamine.

A passenger in the vehicle was released and is not facing any charges.

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