$186,000 in cash, heroin, fentanyl seized in Altoona

Altoona police and state narcotics agents seized close to $200,000 in cash, along with a large stash of fentanyl and heroin, in an early morning search of two homes.

Police recovered $186,360 in cash from 2815 Sixth Ave. and at 2521 Beale Ave., officers seized 27 bricks of suspected packaged heroin, 77 grams of suspected raw heroin and 153 grams of suspected fentanyl, according to charges filed Tuesday.

Jonathan Delacruz, 39, and his girlfriend, Tori Wilt, 22, were taken into custody at their 2814 Sixth Ave. home just after 6 a.m., and both were taken before Magisterial District Judge Ben Jones for arraignment.


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