Two arrested in Groton heroin bust

Bradley Lopez Nieves (left) and Miguel Cordero Figueroa (right) (Photos provided by Connecticut State Police)
Bradley Lopez Nieves (left) and Miguel Cordero Figueroa (right) (Photos provided by Connecticut State Police)

GROTON, Conn. (WTNH) — Police arrested two New London men Wednesday night for allegedly selling heroin in Groton.

According to officials, 27 year-old Bradley Lopez-Nieves and 29 year-old Miguel Cordero-Figueroa were arrested as part of a quality of life police initiative to combat the heroin epidemic in the area.

During the arrest, officers seized numerous bags of heroin packaged for sale, cash, 2 cell phones and a Honda coupe, police said.

Nieves and Figueroa were both charged with possession of heroin and possession with intent to sell.

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