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New Hampshire Trio Arrested On Heroin Trafficking Charges

Jun 22, 2015 12:47PM, Published by Bill Gilman, Categories: Public Safety, Today


Cody Gunseth, 29, of 26 Monadnock HWY, Keene, NH, Devan Gordon, 30, of 413 Route, Apt. 9a, Spofford, NH and Benjamin Lake, 31, of 62 Hilltop Dr., Keene, NH for possession with the intent to distribute heroin and conspiracy.



Increased patrols in the neighborhoods near the Route 495 exits continue to bear fruit for the Tewksbury Police Department.

Just one day after making an arrest for cocaine trafficking near the Route 38 exit, the TPD arrested three men from New Hampshire on heroin distribution charges near the Andover Street exit.

On Saturday, TPD detectives arrested Cody Gunseth, 29, of 26 Monadnock HWY, Keene, NH, Devan Gordon, 30, of 413 Route, Apt. 9a, Spofford, NH and Benjamin Lake, 31, of 62 Hilltop Dr., Keene, NH. All three were charged with possession with the intent to distribute heroin and conspiracy.  

According to Police Chief Timothy Sheehan, detectives observed the individuals acting suspiciously at the Cracker Barrel restaurant, located on Andover Street.

"When detectives conducted an inquiry into the behavior of these individuals, narcotics were observed.  All three were placed into custody.  11.5 grams of heroin was recovered," said Sheehan.   

All three were due to be arraigned at Lowell District Court Monday.

The Tewksbury Police Department urges any citizens who suspect criminal activity to call the Dispatch Center at 978-851-7373.  If you wish to remain anonymous please call the Tip Line at 978-851-0175 or send an email to tewks_detectives@tewksbury-ma.gov  

 



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