FALL RIVER — Fall River police have arrested a city man on multiple firearms and narcotics possession charges.

Police said 42-year-old Michael Marsden was taken into custody before vice and gang unit detectives searched his Ash Street home on Monday.

During the search detectives allegedly found a 5.56 rifle, a small amount of suspected fentanyl, and just over one gram of crack cocaine.

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Marsden is charged with possessing a large capacity firearm and possessing a firearm without a license as well as possession of class A and class B drugs.

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