New Bedford Police Arrest Nine In Crime Sweep
This release from the New Bedford Police Department:
Detectives assigned to the New Bedford Police Department's Narcotics Unit and Gang Unit conducted another sweep and executed a search warrant resulting in nine individuals being arrested on Friday afternoon. The following six individuals were arrested on outstanding warrants.
Renee Rowell 32 Homeless NB
Corree Gonzalez 23 of 63 Adams St NB
Henry Lavigne 47 of 59 Hill St NB
Timothy Bailey 39 of 59 Hill St NB
Cassandra Loonie 31 of 59 Hill St NB
David Mello 33 of 157 Hathaway St NB
The following two individuals were arrested on drug charges as result of the sweep.
Daniel Tavares 48 of 53 Rogers St NB
Possession of class B cocaine. (found with a small amount of cocaine)
Jose Figueroa 52 of 97 Brooklawn St NB
Possession with intent to distribute class B subsequent offense ( 11/22/06 conviction)
Detectives located approximately 20 grams of cocaine as well as $445.00 in cash after stopping vehicle Figueroa was operating. (he was unlicensed)
Later in the afternoon, Detectives executed a search warrant at 406 Union Street, apartment 1. The target of the investigation, Justin Silva 23 of that address was arrested and charged with.
Possession with intent to distribute class B Fentanyl
Possession with intent to distribute class B Fentanyl within 100 feet of a park (Magnet Park)
Detectives located approximately 15 grams of Fentanyl as well as a small amount of cash. The search warrant was executed at 4pm.