DULUTH - Police have busted three people they said were selling heroin in the city and now the men are facing charges.
The suspects are Gilbert McKenzie, 36, James Turner, 22, and Lamarr Barber, 31.
McKenzie is a long-time drug dealer with prior convictions and arrests for selling drugs in Duluth, according to Police.
In this case, he was charged with 1st Degree Sale of Heroin.
Police said he was using the bathroom at the Plaza Super One to meet customers and sell them heroin.
Turner was charged with Possession of Firearm by a Convicted Felon and 5th Degree Possession of Heroin.
According to police, he was a passenger in a vehicle with other individuals who had also come to meet McKenzie to buy heroin.
Barber was charged with 1st Degree Sale of Heroin.
Police say he is on parole in Illinois and has prior convictions for selling drugs.
Investigators from the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force along with investigators from the Boundary Waters Drug Task Force made the arrests.