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NEW CASTLE, Pa. - An official calls it the biggest drug bust Lawrence County has ever seen.

A man was arrested Sunday morning with thousands of dollars' worth of heroin.

Our Pittsburgh sister station, WPXI, reports that 43-year-old William Fuller was arrested outside his New Castle home on Sunday.

Fuller was carrying 102 grams of pure heroin in his jeans pocket when he was arrested. That's $18,000 worth of the drug.

Fuller went under the street name "Troll" and officials believe he was selling independently to anyone on the street.

"This is the largest seizure of heroin we've had in Lawrence County to date. I can't remember a time we had a larger seizure," said Joshua Lamancusa, Lawrence County District Attorney.

Police call Fuller a threat to the community and are glad to have him behind bars.

The district attorney commends local law enforcement for getting drug dealers off the streets of New Castle.

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