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Lawrence Woman Arrested For Trafficking Heroin

Jun 15, 2018 02:15PM ● By Bill Gilman

Patricia Pimental, of Lawrence, is charged with trafficking heroin.

Atty. Paul King

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

On June 12, 2018 the Tewksbury Police Department arrested Patricia Pimental, 24, of 101 Shawsheen Rd. Apt #8., Lawrence for trafficking heroin over 28 grams.  

Detectives conducted an investigation into Pimental as a drug trafficker.  A meeting was arranged at Highwood Drive where a drug transaction occurred resulting in the recovery of 33 grams of heroin.  Pimental was placed into custody without incident.  

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement issued a detainer on Pimental for lacking immigration status in the United States.  

Pimental is due to be arraigned at Lowell District Court on June 13, 2018.

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  

Al Fresca Ristorante


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