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Three Arrested in Connection With Philip Seymour Hoffman Death (Report)

6/13/2014

By Jethro Nededog
TheWrap

Three men have been arrested in New York in connection to an investigation into the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman.

New York police siezed more than 350 packets of heroin from the homes of Robert Vineberg,57; Max Rosenblum, 22; and Juliana Luchkiw, 22, according to the New York Times.

All three were detained during a raid on Tuesday in the NoHo section of Manhattan. A fourth person, Thomas Cushman, 48, was also detained in the raid but the charges were dropped.

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A New York City police spokesman told TheWrap on Tuesday that the individuals were being questioned in connection to the drugs found in Seymour's apartment. According to reports, there were possibly 50- 70 packets of heroin found in the late actor's home.

Hoffman, a star whose work in films such as "The Master" and "Capote" was greatly acclaimed, was found dead in his West Village apartment of a presumed heroin overdose on Sunday.

More to come…

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