On April 15, New Bedford Police Department Narcotics and Gang Detectives seized 287.5 grams of fentanyl at 349 Park St., Apt. #2.
47-year old Esequiel Quinones of 349 Park St., Apt. #2, and 36-year old Brenda Hernandez of 349 Park St., Apt. #2, were arrested and charged with trafficking in fentanyl.
Quinones has numerous prior convictions for narcotics distribution. His last conviction was in 2015 for trafficking Oxycodone. He currently has an open case in New Bedford District Court for distributing class B.
Detective Matthew Sylvia investigated the case.
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