Multiple packages of what was believed to be heroin were recovered by Murfreesboro Police after they visited a hotel room at Baymont Inn and Suites on Armory Drive. Officers later field tested the drugs and quickly discovered what they seized was not heroin at all... it was Fentanyl.
Several unknown pills were also located in the hotel room and were sent to the TBI Lab to be properly tested.
Arrested were 57 year old Allan Keith Howard, 33 year old Nicholas Bradford Tibbs and 32 year old Lorretta Carol Mansfield. All three denied knowing about the drugs found in the hotel room, they were all charged with manufacturing, selling or delivering a schedule one drug and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Tennessee Department of Health Commissioner John Dreyzehner stated a strong warning about Fentanyl...
MPD Arrest 18-16623 A,B,C