Heather Vela

Heather Vela of Ottawa. (LaSalle County Jail booking photo)

An Ottawa woman was arrested on a warrant for Unlawful Delivery of a Controlled Substance on Tuesday.

According to the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Team, 31-year-old Heather Vela of W. Campbell St. was arrested by Ottawa Police on the warrant.

Officials say the warrant was obtained, with the assistance of the LaSalle County State's Attorney's Office, following an investigation by the Tri-County Drug Enforcement Narcotics Ream into heroin sales in Ottawa.

Vela allegedly delivered heroin to agents on several occasions.

Following the arrest, Vela was transported to the LaSalle County Jail for booking.

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