15 Arrested in Drug Bust

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Hartford, Conn. (WTNH) – The Hartford Police Department’s Vice and Narcotics Unit joined forces with the North District Community Service Officers in a drug sting operation in the north district.  Detectives tell news 8 that the operation was in response to recent shootings and numerous complaints from people living in the area about the sale of drugs in their neighborhood. Undercover detectives conducted surveillance in the areas of Judson Street and Barbour Street; Albany Avenue and Baltimore Street; Enfield Street; as well as Main Street and Westland Street.

During their investigation, detectives say they were able to identify the sellers and the buyers that helped them arrest 15 people. Those arrested ranged in age from 19-years-old to 54 years-old after police say they gathered evidence including 74 bags of marijuana, 6 bags of crack, 12 bags of heroin and more than two-thousand dollars in cash. All of those arrested were from nearby areas.

Dariusz Karas 22 of 49 Woodbridge Lane, Cromwell CT CHARGES: Possession of Narcotics

Brock Davis, 41 of 77 Sheridan Rd, Enfield CT CHARGES: Criminal Trespass 3rd, Interfering with Police

Craig Morrison, 39 of 299 Garden Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: Possession of controlled substance, sale of controlled substance, Sale within 1500 feet school, criminal trespass 3rd

Marcus Knight, 24 of 483 Edgewood Street Htfd CT CHARGES: possession of controlled substance (Outstanding warrant)

Miguel Romero, 44 of 124 Wooster Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: Fail to display plate, operating without license, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, operation without insurance, Possession of narcotics, possession within 1500 feet school

Ahmad Compton, 26 of 2441 Main Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: Possession of Narcotics, Sale of narcotics, P.W.I.T.S narcotics 1500 feet of a school

Darryl Hill, 46 of 905 Burnside Ave, East Htfd CT CHARGES: Possession Narcotics, Possession Control substance, Possession narcotics 1500 feet school

Marcus Jiles, 38 of 64 Elmer Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: 2CTS Possession Narcotics, 2CTS Sale of narcotics

Tamira Mickens, 29 of 35 Norfolk Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: Possession of Control substance, P.W.I.T.S control substance 1500 feet of a school, P.W.I.T.S control substance 1500 feet of a school

William Livermore, 32 of 482 Taylor Rd, Enfield CT  2 outstanding warrants

Anthony Mckenzie, 54 of  109 Foster Street, Manchester CT CHARGES: Possession narcotics, Possession of narcotics 1500 feet school

Eugene Harmon, 48 of 129 Enfield Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: Theft of number plate , possession of controlled substance

James Steinbach, 19 of 534 North Main Street, Bristol CT CHARGES: possession of controlled substance

Jayquan Brown, 21 of 383 Barbour Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: possession of controlled substance

Susan Wilson, 37 of 292 Garden Street, Htfd CT CHARGES: possession of controlled substance

 

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