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New Bedford police seize heroin, Fentanyl worth over $30,000


New Bedford narcotics detectives took more than $30,000 worth of heroin and more than 80 grams of Fentanyl off the street Tuesday, Oct. 9 and made an arrest following an investigation into a heroin delivery service out of 598 Brock Ave., Apt. 3F.

Detectives executed a search warrant of the residence and a garage stall on Stapleton Street. A search of the residence yielded more than 311 grams of heroin, more than 80 grams of Fentanyl, a digital scale, packaging materials and nearly $300 in cash.

Orlando Rosario, 33, of 598 Brock Ave. Apt. 3F, New Bedford, was charged with trafficking in heroin, trafficking in Fentanyl and unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. He was located driving away from the garage stall and was stopped by detectives at Cove Street and Route 18 north.

The arrest was made at 9:41 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9.

About Michael Silvia

Served 20 years in the United States Air Force. Owner of New Bedford Guide.

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