Vernon man charged with selling crack

Sylvester Gillespie
Sylvester Gillespie

VERNON, Conn. (WTNH) —  Police in Vernon have arrested a man for a variety of drug charges.

They received information about possible drug sales being carried out at 22 Ward Street. When they arrived on the scene they seized drugs and packaging materials associated with crack cocaine.

They arrested 42-year-old Sylvester Gillespie and charged him with possession and sale of narcotics as well as possession of drug paraphernalia and other drug charges.

He’ll appear in court today.


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