Couple arrested for using heroin with children in car

Posted at 10:42 PM, Sep 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-04 23:27:50-04
 Troy Love and Nichole Vaccarelli

Troy Love and Nichole Vaccarelli

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. — Police arrested two people after officers found them using heroin in a car alongside children in Henrico County.

Police saw this happen Saturday at what they called a known drug location on Mechanicsville Turnpike near I-64.

The mother of the children, 23-year-old Nichole Vaccarelli, and 26-year-old Troy Love are both facing drug possession and mistreatment of children charges.

Police said the children were turned over to their grandparents.

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