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Wareham Police arrest man after brief scuffle; charged with trafficking Fentanyl

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On Tuesday, September 29, at about 2:40 p.m., two Wareham Police Detectives were conducting surveillance in the area of the Cranberry Plaza. The detectives approached a car near Planet Fitness, however the male occupant grabbed a bag and fled on foot.

The detectives pursued him and brought him to the ground, with the suspect actively resisting the officers. After a brief scuffle the detectives secured him into handcuffs.

Over 30 grams of suspected fentanyl, tablets of Adderall, a digital scale, and rubber gloves were located in the bag. In addition, two cell phones and a knife were also seized.

Marcus D. Agee (26), of West Wareham, was arrested and charged with trafficking in more than 10 grams of fentanyl, possession of a Class “B” drug (subsequent offense), and resisting arrest.

One of the detectives received minor injuries as a result of the scuffle, however did not seek hospital treatment.

Agee is expected to appear in Wareham District Court on Wednesday morning.

About Michael Silvia

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

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