Bedford man arrested on heroin and other drug charges

BEDFORD – A Bedford man was arrested Friday after a Bedford Police officer saw him get out of a silver Audi at Circle K and knew he was wanted on a warrant for failure to appear.

Joshua Moen

Police arrested 29-year-old Joshua Moen on the outstanding warrant.

In his pockets, police found a baggie containing heroin and a metal tin containing 4 pills alprazolam pills. In his vehicle police found two syringes in a backpack and a plastic baggie of marijuana and a metal grinder.

Moen was then arrested on charges of possession of a narcotic drug in the presence of a minor, possession of a controlled substance in the presence of a minor, unlawful possession of a syringe, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, and a warrant for failure to appear.

Moen was with his girlfriend’s 10-year-old son. Police contacted the boy’s mother and she picked up her son.

The Department of Child Services was alerted.

If you know something, say something. Send an email to or call Lawrence County Prosecutor’s Office tip line at 812-545-4700. All calls are confidential.