According to Huntsville police, last week, the Madison/Morgan County Drug Task Force located and arrested a suspect, Jeremy Briggs, for possessing over 130 grams of heroin and a semi-automatic handgun.
Briggs was charged with trafficking in heroin, certain persons forbidden to posses a firearm and attempting to flee/elude police. He is a convicted violent felon, and Huntsville police say he attempted to run from agents before his arrest.
Police say the seizure has a street value of approximately $27,000. Briggs' bond was set at $271,000.