On 03/07/2021 at 11:17am officers made contact with a subject that was known to have an open warrant. A records check confirmed that the subject did have an open and active warrant. Officers were in the process of placing the subject in handcuffs when the subject began to tense up. The subject began to resist the officers from being placed in handcuffs. Once officers were able to place the subject in handcuffs, they were checked for proper fit. For the officers safety a persons search was conducted and located in subjects pocket was a small clear plastic bag that contained a brown substance. This substance was tested and came back presumptive positive reaction for Heroin. The subject was placed in a marked patrol vehicle and transported to the Volusia County Branch Jail without further incident.