Pair arrested for drug trafficking

November 10, 2016

By GAYLA CAWLEY

REVERE — Two people were busted for cocaine trafficking on Tuesday afternoon.

After complaints from neighbors, the Revere Police Drug/Gang Unit initiated an investigation into illegal narcotic sales at 260 Cushman Ave. A search warrant was received and executed at the address, said Revere Police Lt. Detective John Goodwin.

Police found and seized 34 grams of cocaine, with a street value of $1,500, scales, cell phones, packaging materials and approximately $2,000 cash, all consistent with illegal narcotic sales, Goodwin said.

Officers arrested Raymundo Henriquez, 33, who is alleged to have been selling from the residence, for cocaine trafficking. Abriana Christina Nieves, 26, was also arrested and charged with cocaine trafficking and on an outstanding warrant, Goodwin said.


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