August 30. 2013 5:05PM

Lebanon police say Bronx man had more than 480 bags of heroin

Union Leader Correspondent

A New York man was arrested in Lebanon with 483 bags of heroin, according to police. (Lebanon Police)

LEBANON -- A New York man has been arrested in an ongoing police investigation into heroin sales and use within the city, police announced Friday.

Raymond Valdez, 23, of Bronx, New York, was charged with felony possession of heroin with intent to distribute.

He was in possession of 483 bags of heroin, valued at about $20 each, police said.

At his arraignment in the 2nd Circuit Court District Division in Lebanon, Valdez was held on $50,000 cash bail.

He is currently being held at the Grafton County House of Corrections.