MPD: Heroin dealer faces several charges

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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV)--- A Madison man, with a long criminal history, was arrested on Monday following a heroin dealing investigation.

Joel DeSpain, a spokesperson with the Madison Police Department, said after the man’s arrest, MPD SWAT served a search warrant on his apartment in the 3200 block of Ridgeway Avenue. Drugs, scales and other items were seized.

60-year-old Marion D. Sykes of Madison was taken into custody on tentative charges including delivery of heroin - 3 counts, possession with intent to deliver cocaine, possession with intent to deliver heroin, and maintaining a drug dwelling.

The investigation was led by the Dane County Narcotics Task Force.