St. Robert man busted for peddling large amount of hard drugs

A Pulaski County man is facing charges after deputies find thousands of doses of heroin in his possession.

Eddie Carter, 51, of St. Robert, was arrested Thursday night and charged with three counts of delivery of a controlled substance.  His bond was set at 100-thousand dollars.

When officers served a search warrant at a home just east of St. Robert, they found heroin, oxycontin pills, and meth along with more than $5,000 in cash. 

The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department reports the heroin seized amounted to 2,200 doses, worth about $60,000.  Officers also found about 1,000 doses of meth.