Joshua Bostic

A La Salle man is behind bars as the latest drug dealer to be arrested, this time was for allegedly selling heroin.

Members of the Tri-DENT drug group arrested 25-year old Joshua Bostic at the corner of 3rd and Crosat Streets shortly before 5:00 Monday afternoon. According to police, Bostic had previously sold heroin to undercover officers.

Police searched him after his arrest and found another 10 baggies of heroin. Additional charges could be filed after lab tests come back on those bags. In the meantime, Bostic was arrested for unlawful delivery of heroin and taken to the LaSalle County Jail where his bond was set at $500,000.

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