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Gang Unit Takes Two Alleged Heroin Dealers Into Custody

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Two suspected gang members were arrested Wednesday on two separate drug charges.

Officials from the Nashville Police Department's Gang Unit said the two suspects were from separate Nashville gangs. The two men were arrested and charged with possession of heroin.

Police said 22-year-old Jose Bustillo was arrested on charges of possessing heroin for resale within a drug free zone and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. Investigators said they found 130 grams of black tar heroin hidden inside a bag of tater tots inside his freezer. They said heroin was also found inside plastic baggies and small balloons used to package it.

According to police, Bustillo was a member of the MS-13 Gang.

Investigators said 32-year-old Kosal Bun was also charged with possession of heroin for resale, unlawful gun possession in the commission of a dangerous felony, and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia. Police said 30 grams of black tar heroin was seized from several balloons in plastic bags.

Detectives said Bun admitted to selling three to four grams of heroin at a time to customers. He was said to be a member of the Tiny Rascal Gang.

Bustillo was held in lieu of $76,000 bond.

Bun was released from jail after posting a $42,500 bond.

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