Heroin, Cocaine Discovered During Arrest in West Chester

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WEST CHESTER, PA — The West Chester Police Department announced the arrest of 19-year-old Bashir Jackson of Philadelphia on drug and related charges.

In January of 2022, West Chester’s Narcotics Unit initiated an investigation into the sale of controlled substances.  As a result of the investigation, Bashir Jackson was arrested on February 09, 2022.

Jackson was charged with the following offenses:

  • Possession With Intent to Deliver (Cocaine)
  • Possession of a Controlled Substance (Heroin, Cocaine)
  • Conspiracy
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

He was unable to post bail and was sent to Chester County Prison.  A preliminary hearing is pending.

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