Fall River man arrested on charges related to narcotics investigation

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DARTMOUTH, MASS (WLNE) –  The Dartmouth Police Department Narcotics Detectives made an arrest on charges related to a narcotics investigation on Saturday, May 18, 2019.

Police Arrested 35-year-old Justin Griffey, of Fall River. 

As a result of the arrest, detectives seized 79 grams of suspected Fentanyl that has an approximate street value of $4,000 and 2.5 grams of cocaine. In addition to the narcotics, police say they seized $722 in U.S currency. cutting agent and digital scales.

Griffey was charged with trafficking Fentanyl, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, and multiple motor vehicle offenses.

According to Chief Brian P. LEVESQUE, “As part of our uncompromising and continued dedication of ridding Dartmouth of these dangerous peddlers of death, this is the fourth drug related arrest that detectives have made in the past two days.”    

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