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Two Arrested on Drug Charges Following Car Crash

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WILMINGTON, Del. - Delaware State Police said Monday that two men have been arrested for possession of heroin following a two car crash that happened Saturday near Wilmington.

Police said the crash happened just after 2 p.m. on Saturday on Old Capitol Trail.  20-year-old Christopher L. Garay's car, of Wilmington, was hit by another car.  Garay and his passenger, 26-year-old Eduardo Bermudez, also of Wilmington, fled the scene on foot.  Police said both returned to the scene a short time later complaining of injuries.  During the investigation, police said witnesses told them Bermudez hid something near another car after he and Garay fled the scene.  Troopers discovered 57 small zip lock bags in a car's tailpipe containing .88 grams of heroin and five oxycodone pills.

After Garay and Bermudez were treated and released from the hospital, they were arrested and face many charges including Possession of a Controlled Substance and 2nd Degree Conspiracy.

Both Garay and Bermudez were arraigned and are being held on $12, 500 secured bail.

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