NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WPRI) — A New Bedford couple was taken into custody over the weekend after police seized an estimated $19,000 worth of drugs from their home.
Investigators executed a search warrant Saturday afternoon at an apartment on Reynolds Street. Police said they had been investigating a heroin delivery service being operated out of the home.
During the search, police said they found 198 grams of heroin, 51 grams of marijuana, packaging materials, and $7,939 in cash. The husband and wife who reside at the home were arrested.
Jose Alberto Santiago, 38, and Desaree Sanchez, 35, were arraigned Monday on drug trafficking charges.