Fall River man facing multiple drug trafficking charges

Devyn Barbosa Fall River

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WLNE) – Fall River police arrested a man on multiple drug trafficking charges, says Lieutenant Jay. Huard on Tuesday.

Devyn Barbosa, 26, of Fall River was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Trafficking a class A substance over 32 grams
  • Trafficking a class B substance over 18 grams
  • Possession with intent to distribute a class B controlled substance
  • Possession of a class E controlled substance
  • Possession of a large capacity feeding device

The Fall River Police Vice and Intelligence Unit conducted a search at 1603 Pleasant Street on Tuesday afternoon.

After a search of the apartment, police say the following items were located in both the apartment and attached storage area:

  • 35 blue glassine bags of suspected fentanyl
  • 15 Alprozolam pills
  • 4 Suboxone sublingual films
  • A plastic bag containing 21.3 grams of suspected crack cocaine
  • 45.6 grams of suspected fentanyl
  • $3,496 seized U.S. Currency
  • One large capacity feeding device made to contain 45 rounds of 5.56 ammunition
  • Digital scale


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