Coventry man arrested on drug charges

By News Staff


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COVENTRY, R.I. (WLNE) – Coventry Police have arrested a local man on multiple drug charges after an investigation into drug distribution in the town.

Kareem Machado, 37, was arrested following a court-authorized search of his Windsor Park Drive residence on April 30th.

Police seized suspected fentanyl, suboxone and crack cocaine, as well as cash, a digital scale and packaging materials.

Machado was arraigned May 1st in Kent County District Court, where he was presented as a bail violator on charges including one from 2018 for Domestic Assault by Strangulation.

Machado was charged with the following:

  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Fentanyl
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver Suboxone
  • Possession of Crack Cocaine

Machado was ordered held without bail at the ACI.

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