Suspected Dartmouth Pot Dealer Arrested on 4/20 in New Bedford
NEW BEDFORD – New Bedford Police arrest a man who was looking to cash in on the 4/20 hype.
New Bedford Police Detectives approached a vehicle near Holly and Brook Streets Thursday night after witnessing suspicious behavior. After a brief foot chase, police apprehended the driver of the car.
Police searched the man and found 56.3 grams of marijuana and over $400 in cash. A digital scale and packaging materials were found in the car.
Police arrested the driver, 18-year-old Shane Tyler Santos of Cross Road in Dartmouth.
Santos is charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of an open container.