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Man charged with trafficking heroin out of hotel in Ashland, KY

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ASHLAND, KY -

A man was arrested after officers say he was trafficking drugs out of a local hotel in Ashland, KY.

Officers with the Ashland Police Department say Daniel Stewart, 32, was charged with felony trafficking of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

Officers say they received several tips about drug activity happening in a room at the Winchester Inn in the 2300 block of Winchester Avenue.  After getting a search warrant, officers found Stewart with heroin, packaging items and money. 

Stewart was taken to the Boyd County Detention Center.