Wallingford man charged with possession of narcotics

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A Wallingford man is facing charges after police said they caught him with heroin.

Matthew McAuliffe, 21, was arrested Wednesday after a brief struggle with police.

They said he tried to dump 20 bags of heroin in his possession before getting arrested.

He's facing several charges, including possession of narcotics and interfering with police.

He's due in court later this month.

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