On April 24, 2016 the Tewksbury Police Department arrested Gilbert Rosario-Tejeda, 22, of 24 Immon Street, Lawrence, MA for possession with intent to distribute heroin (class a substance), unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and failure to signal.
Detectives conducted a motor vehicle stop on Interstate 495 North just past Exit 38 (Main Street) and identified Rosario-Tejeda as the operator and sole occupant of the vehicle. During the motor vehicle stop, Detectives requested assistance from the Tewksbury Police K-9 Unit and they were able to locate a hidden drug compartment inside the vehicle that concealed approximately 14 grams of heroin.
Rosario-Tejeda was arraigned on April 25, 2016 at Lowell District Court.
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