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Complaint about South Bend gas station leads to drug, tobacco-related arrests

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Jessie Heflin (Courtesy: Saint Joseph County Police Dept.) Jessie Heflin (Courtesy: Saint Joseph County Police Dept.)
Tyrell Loving (Courtesy: Saint Joseph County Police Dept.) Tyrell Loving (Courtesy: Saint Joseph County Police Dept.)
Manwinderjit Singh (Courtesy: Saint Joseph County Police Dept.) Manwinderjit Singh (Courtesy: Saint Joseph County Police Dept.)

Indiana State Excise Police say complaint about a South Bend gas station led to the arrest of three people on drug and tobacco-related charges, including the station's owner.

Excise officers say the complaints were about the Olive Street Mini Mart at Olive and Betrand. Wednesday evening, they arrested 32-year-old Jessie Heflin, 23-year-old Tyrell Loving and 23-year-old Manwinderjit Singh, the store's owner.

Heflin is facing preliminary charges of dealing marijuana within 1,000 feet of a school and cited for sale of single cigarettes and sale of tobacco with an expired tobacco-sales certificate.

Loving is facing a preliminary charge of dealing marijuana within 1,000 feet of a school.

Singh is preliminarily charged with maintaining a common nuisance, possession of marijuana, dealing in drug paraphernalia and sale or possession of a legend drug (Viagra).

Excise police say South Bend Police officers assisted with the investigation.

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