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Cops: Couple sold heroin with daughter in backseat

A Westbury couple sold heroin to an undercover police officer while their 17-month-old daughter dozed in the backseat of their car, Nassau police said Sunday.

Carlos Deleon, 22, and his wife, Marissa Deleon, 20, both of Westbury, are charged with selling 100 bags of heroin to an undercover cop in Lynbrook at 11:50 p.m. Saturday. Police also found another 1,000 bags of heroin in bags stamped "GOTHAM CITY" in a diaper bag next to the couple's daughter.

The Deleons were arrested and each faces charges of criminal sale and criminal possession of a controlled substance and are to be arraigned in First District Court on Monday. Their daughter was released to her grandmother.

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