On April 15th, 2016, the Tewksbury Police Department arrested two individuals subsequent to observing a narcotics transaction at 836 North Street (Building #300). Tewksbury Detectives arrested Juan Mercado, 26, of 98 19th Street in Lowell, MA for Distribution of a Class B Substance, Subsequent Offense (#16 oxycodone pills) and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Class B Substance, Subsequent Offense (#27 oxycodone pills).
Craig Tyler, 28, of 85 Brooks Street, Maynard, MA was also arrested on scene for Possession of a Class B Substance (#16 oxycodone pills) and Possession of a Class E Substance (#26 Methylphenidate pills). A total of #43 oxycodone pills (30 mg) were seized in the two arrests.
Both suspects are due to be arraigned at Lowell District Court on April 19th, 2016.
The Tewksbury Police Department urges any citizens who suspect criminal activity to call the Dispatch Center @ 978-851-7373. If you wish to remain anonymous please call the Tip Line @ 978-851-0175 or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org