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Two found with heroin

(Two local arrested and taken to County Jail)….That is Jackson County Jail.

The two were arrested in the State of Oregon. Taken into custody were 26-year-old Jose Raul Esparza of Calexico and 21-year-old Armando Agustin Villasenor Jr of El Centro. Oregon State Troopers say they stopped a Ford Van recently on Interstate 5, south of Ashland. The van was allegedly speeding. A search of the vehicle resulted in the discovery of 30 pounds of heroin. The narcotic has a street value of $600,000. The two were taken into custody while the investigation continues.