Attleboro man arrested for possession of heroin

By News Staff

A traffic stop in Attleboro led to the arrest of a man in possession of heroin.

Police conducted a motor vehicle stop at the intersection of Howard Avenue and Park Street Friday night, suspecting an operator was driving with a suspended license.

Jernell Cook, 28, of Attleboro, was arrested after police found an undisclosed amount of heroin in his vehicle.

Cook was charged with possession of a Class A substance with the intent to distribute. He was also charged with driving with a suspended license.

He will appear in Attleboro District Court on Monday.

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