Prescott men arrested for selling heroin from a hotel

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Joel Honeycutt and roommate Thomas Ambergey charged with selling heroin out of Prescott hotel. (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office) Joel Honeycutt and roommate Thomas Ambergey charged with selling heroin out of Prescott hotel. (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office)
Joel Honeycutt, 24 (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office) Joel Honeycutt, 24 (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office)
Thomas Ambergey Jr., 25 (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office) Thomas Ambergey Jr., 25 (Source: Yavapai County Sheriff’s Office)
PRESCOTT, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Two Prescott men were arrested on drug charges for selling heroin out of a hotel.  

Suspects 24-year-old Joel Honeycutt and 25-year-old Thomas Ambergey are charged with drug possession, according to Yavapai County Sheriff's Office. Honeycutt faces additional charges of selling narcotics.

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In the past recent weeks, Partner’s Against Narcotics Trafficking (PANT) detectives received information from neighbors about heroin distribution out of a Prescott hotel.

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Deputies reportedly found approximately 17 grams of heroin, used syringes, tin foil, bindle baggies used to package and sell heroin, spoons with drug residue, a large amount of money and a digital scale.

Honeycutt and Ambergey were arrested and booked into the Camp Verde Detention Center. Honeycutt remains in custody on a $10,000 bond. Amburgey is released.

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