Central Islip man accused of hiding heroin in engine of car

CENTRAL ISLIP -

Police say a Suffolk man is facing heroin and weapons charges after he was found hiding them in the engine compartment of his car.

According to police, Eddickson Mulliz, of Central Islip, was arrested over the weekend.

Prosecutors say police found 200 packets of heroin packaged for street sale under the hood of his Toyota.

According to police, Mulliz also had a loaded handgun in his apartment when they arrested him.

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