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Search of Durham home turns up 66 grams of heroin, leads to two arrests

Items seized during a Durham County Sheriff’s Office narcotic team search of a home on East Club Street Friday, July 21, 2017.
Items seized during a Durham County Sheriff’s Office narcotic team search of a home on East Club Street Friday, July 21, 2017. Durham County Sheriff’s Office

Two men face drug-related charges after a narcotics unit executed search warrants at a residence Friday, the Durham County Sheriff’s Office reported.

Among the reported findings of the search of 1221 E. Club Blvd. were 66 grams of heroin – one of the unit’s largest seizures of the drug.

Steven Lee McBroom, 35, listed as a resident of the Club Boulevard home, was charged with trafficking for 60.9 grams of the heroin.

McBroom also was charged with the following: maintaining a place to keep or sell a controlled substance, possession with intent to sell marijuana, possession with intent to sell heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a firearm by a felon, and two counts of possession of stolen pistols. Officials also reported seizing $480 from McBroom.

McBroom’s bond was set at $5 million.

Christopher Terrell Stanback, 29, of 2229-B Summit St., was charged with trafficking for the other 5.1 grams of heroin.

Stanback also was charged with the following: possession with intent to sell heroin, possession with intent to sell cocaine (2.9 grams), possession of a firearm by a felon, maintaining a place to keep or sell a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia. Cash seized from Stanback totaled $2,530, according to the report.

Stanback was said to have posted $250,000 bond.

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