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Lawrence Man Arrested For Allegedly Trafficking Cocaine

Jun 20, 2017 07:45AM ● By Bill Gilman

(Editor's note: The following information was published by the Tewksbury Police Department.)

Atty. Paul King

 On June 6, 2017 the Tewksbury Police Department arrested Luis DeJesus, 32 of 5 Lea Street, 2nd Floor, Lawrence for trafficking cocaine and heroin (over 18 grams), 

Detectives were conducting surveillance near Wayside Road and Shawsheen Street when they observed suspicious activity.  Detectives conducted a traffic stop of DeJesus’s motor vehicle at Shawsheen and Main Street and located over 31 grams of heroin and 21 grams of cocaine.  DeJesus was placed into custody.  

DeJesus was arraigned at Lowell District Court.    

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



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