Retiree accused of selling heroin

A retired senior citizen from Warwick has been arrested for allegedly selling drugs.



Police say they uncovered 50 bags of heroin and $700 in the car of George Askew, 65, after they pulled him over on along the Pulaski Highway on Thursday.



Investigators believe he was selling heroin in the town of Warwick.



Askew was sent to Orange County jail without bail because of prior convictions.


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