Thursday, July 17, 2014

Heroin Dealer Arrested

Adam Hesse, 24, of Grand Junction

Heroin Dealer Arrested With Loaded Gun

Mesa County, Colo. -- Adam Hesse, 24, of Grand Junction, was arrested by patrol deputies responding to a report of a fight and assault in the area of 29 3/8 Road and Bunting Avenue. Through the course of investigating Adam, they determined he was suspected of driving under the influence of drugs and/or alcohol.

Further contact with Adam turned up 23 pre-packaged bags of heroin, along with nearly a gram of suspect heroin and under the driver's seat of Adam's vehicle, deputies located a loaded handgun with a chambered round.

Adam was booked into the Mesa County Detention Facility on the following charges:
  • Special Offender in Possession of a Weapon (felony)
  • Possession of Heroin, Intent to Distribute (felony)
  • Prohibited Use of a Handgun (misdemeanor)
  • Drove Under the Influence of Alcohol/Drugs (misdemeanor)
Adam posted a $60,000.00, cash or surety bond today and is next scheduled in court at 8 a.m., on July 24, 2014. For information about other inmates in our facility, visit our Inmate Inquiry System webpage. And, for other emergency related information from across our area, follow us on Twitter @SheriffMesaColo using #GVCopBeat and #MesaCounty.