Police: 5 busted for $4M worth of heroin in Yonkers

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A major heroin operation was stopped Thursday after a bust at a local mall parking lot.

Police say five men have been arrested after they were found with about 40 pounds of heroin in their car at the Cross County Shopping Center in Yonkers.

Detectives report they followed the car from a home in the Bronx. More drugs were later found at that apartment.

The heroin is estimated to have street value of up to $4 million.

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