NEW BEDFORD — A man already on parole is arrested on 24 new offenses relating to possession of firearms and narcotics.

Wednesday, February 13 at approximately 4:20 p.m., members of the New Bedford Police Narcotics Division raided 46 Scott Street, Apartment 1 in New Bedford at that location as part of an investigation. The resident of that address, 30-year-old Curtis Dean Ferreira, had a warrant out for his arrest. He was already on parole for drug trafficking charges.

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At the time of his arrest, Ferreira was found to be in possession of three illegal firearms: a Beretta, a Taurus and a Glock 21. He was also found in possession of crack cocaine, oxycodone and suboxone.

Ferreira is charged with multiple firearms violations, including three counts of possession of a firearm without a license; three counts of improper storage of a weapon, including one charge relating to a large-capacity firearm; and eight charges of unlawful possession of ammunition.

He also faces multiple narcotics charges, including trafficking in opium 36 grams or more; possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance; possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance, subsequent offense; two counts of possession with intent to distribute a Class B substance; and three counts of possession with intent to distribute a Class B substance, subsequent offense.

He also faces a charge of operating a motor vehicle with a suspended or revoked license.