NEW BEDFORD — Narcotics detectives were investigating street-level narcotics activity in the North End when they observed an individual in what appeared to be a drug transaction in the 100-block of Brook Street.

He was stopped at Davis Street and Ashley Boulevard and found in possession of heroin.

Police arrested Eric Wunschell, 34, of Austin Street in New Bedford on charges of possession of heroin.

The arrest was made at 3:35 p.m. Wednesday.

--New Bedford Police Department