Police seize guns, $13,000 worth of drugs from Pawtucket home

David Benevides, 21, was arrested after Pawtucket police seized two guns and thousands of dollars worth of drugs from his Calder Street home.

PAWTUCKET, R.I. (WPRI) — Pawtucket police said they found two guns and thousands of dollars worth of illegal drugs in a home on Calder Street Thursday.

Police said they arrested 21-year-old David Benevides on multiple counts after executing a search warrant at his home. 

Police said they seized two handguns, including one that was stolen, 155 grams of fentanyl, 7 grams of cocaine, about $6,000 cash, and packaging and distribution materials.

The drugs found in the home had an estimated street value of $13,000, according to police.