Mother and son duo accused of selling cocaine

By: Dee DeQuattro



A Central Falls mother and son have been arrested for allegedly selling cocaine out of their Central Falls apartment.

59-year-old Martha Figueroa and her son 24-year-old Fernando Rodriguez were arrested after police executed a search warrant on Wednesday.

In the apartment police say they found 150 grams cocaine and close to two thousand dollars in cash.

The two were arraigned Thursday morning in Providence District Court for possession of cocaine with the intent to deliver, conspiracy, and possession of a firearm without a serial number. They were both ordered held without bail.

(C) WLNE-TV 2014