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      3 arrested after State Police drug bust in Owego

      William Bish IV

      Three men from Owego are behind bars after troopers executed a search warrant at their apartment.

      28-year-old Michael McCarty, 38-year-old William Bish IV, and 23-year-old James Sauer were taken into custody after heroin, scales, packing materials, and hypodermic needles were found in their apartment at 88 S outh Depot St reet in the Tioga County Town of Owego .

      McCarty was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal nuisance, using drug paraphernalia, possession of a hypodermic instrument, and possession of marijuana.

      Bish and Sauer were each charged with criminal nuisance, using drug paraphernalia, and possession of a hypodermic instrument.

      All three men are being held in Tioga County Jail.