Tag Archive for Lawrence

Task Force Arrests Fentanyl Trafficker After Watching him take Taxi to Drug Deal

Members of a regional task force arrested a suspected fentanyl trafficker yesterday morning in Lawrence after surveillance officers observed him take a taxi to the site of a pre-arranged drug transaction.  YASIL DELOSSANTOS, 27, of Boston, was charged with trafficking in fentanyl, distribution of fentanyl, and possession of cocaine. Massachusetts State Police Gang Unit Troopers…

State Police nab two on OUI and gun charges in Lawrence

On Sunday, the Massachusetts State Police and Lawrence Police were jointly conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint on Route 114 in the City of Lawrence.  These checkpoints are routinely held across the state to educate the motoring public and strengthen the public’s awareness to the need of detecting and removing those motorists who operate under the influence…

Joint Investigation Leads to Four Arrests, Seizure of About 750 Grams of Fentanyl in Lawrence

Early yesterday morning Massachusetts State Police Troopers assigned to the Commonwealth Interstate Narcotics Reduction Enforcement Team (CINRET), working in conjunction with the State Police Troop A Community Action Team, the state Attorney General’s Office, and the Drug Enforcement Administration, concluded a months-long investigation into a Lawrence-based drug trafficking organization by making four arrests and seizing…