We don't often hear about heroin busts from the Austin Police Department. But today APD tells about the arrest of 72-year-old Robert Ramos Perez. He was taken into custody around 1:30 this afternoon on the 5600 block of Westgate Boulevard.
APD say Perez was carrying 244 balloons or 91 grams of heroin. The estimated street value, according to police, is $5,000.
Perez is charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance, a First Degree Felony in Texas. Click on the image above to see pictures of the alleged heroin.