Police: man had drugs in Bristol park

Andre Allen (Police photo)

BRISTOL, Conn. (WTNH) — A man was arrested on drug charges in Brackett Park on Aug. 5.

Andre Allen, 48, of Bristol, allegedly had marijuana, 150 bags of heroin and a “considerable amount of cash.” He is charged with possession of narcotics, possession of narcotics with intent to sell, possession of narcotics within 1,500 feet of a school, possession of marijuana and two park violations of possession of drugs in the park and possession/consumption of alcohol in the park. Officers patrolling the park made the arrest, police said.

Allen’s bond was set at $50,000 bond for a court appearance.

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