Two Hancock County residents arrested following drug bust

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ELLSWORTH, Maine (WABI) - A couple in Hancock County has been arrested following a drug bust.

Authorities say around 7:30 Wednesday morning they pulled over a car on High Street in Ellsworth to serve a search warrant.

We're told 32-year-old William Smeal, of Hancock, and his girlfriend, 21-year-old Savanna Adams, were in the vehicle.

Agents say during the search they found more than 100 grams heroin as well as 12 hundred dollars in cash.

Officials say they also searched their home in Hancock and seized an additional 40 grams of heroin.

Smeal and Adams are charged with aggravated trafficking in heroin.

They were both taken to the Hancock County Jail.

Police say the heroin has a street value of more than 50 thousand dollars.