Man arrested in major Norfolk drug operation
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NORFOLK, Va. – A man is facing charges after police say he was wanted for distribution of a controlled substance Monday night. 25-year-old Michael Girma, has been charged after a major drug operation involving $190,000 worth of drugs. This drug investigation took police about eight months and lead to 20 arrests.
The investigation resulted in the recovery of around 11 ounces of heroin, three pounds of cocaine, three pounds of marijuana, 24 ecstasy pills and 9 grams of methamphetamines. The total street value of the drugs recovered was over $190,000. Twelve guns and over $85,000 in cash was seized as well during that operation.
Girma is currently being held in the Norfolk City Jail without bond.