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Cocaine Dealing Couple Arrested By Tewksbury Detectives

Sep 11, 2015 10:05AM ● By Bill Gilman

Victor Tejeda and Francheska Morales are facing cocaine distribution charges.

A Methuen man and Lawrence woman are facing drug distribution charges following their arrest earlier this week by Tewksbury Police.

According to Tewksbury Police Chief Timothy Sheehan, TPD detectives conducted a narcotics investigation into cocaine distributors delivering to locations in Tewksbury. Intelligence led detectives to set up surveillance on Barry Drive in Tewksbury.

As a result of that investigation, detectives arrested Victor Tejeda, 26, of 51 Osgood St. (Apartment #R41) in Methuen and Francheska Morales, 26, of 57 Basswood St. in Lawrence.  Both individuals were arrested for Distribution of a Class B Substance (cocaine) and Conspiracy to Violate Drug Laws.

Tejeda and Morales were arraigned in Lowell District Court on Sept. 9.  

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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