Police say pot, cocaine & heroin figured into bust

LACONIA — City police arrested a Gilford Avenue man yesterday morning and charged him with two counts of possession of a controlled narcotic drug with intent to distribute and one count of possession of controlled drugs with intent to distribute.
Police said Virakone Havonglasen, 35, of 137 Gilford Avenue possessed about one pound of marijuana, about one-half ounce of cocaine and about one-eighth of an ounce of heroin. The also said he had narcotic prescription drugs and $3,000 in cash.
Melinda Hilliard, 29, of the same address was charged with possession of narcotic drugs.
Havonglasen refused bail and will appear Monday in the 4th Circuit Court, Laconia Division for arraignment while Hilliard was released on $3,000 personal recognizance bail. She will be arraigned on May 9.