Boscawen drug bust leads to seizure of 2,000 pills, pound of marijuana worth $70,000
CONCORD - Two people are facing drug charges after police said they found and seized more than 2,000 pills and a pound of marijuana in a Boscawen home.
Jessica Lord, 34 of Concord, and Patrick Brooks, 36 of Boscawen, were arrested after a three-month investigation by the Concord and Boscawen police and the N.H. Attorney General's Drug Task Force.
After executing a search warrant at the home, police said they seized more than 2,000 pills (worth more than $70,000), a pound of marijuana, three cars, two motorcycles, and three ATVs. The pills were mostly Oxycodone, police said.
Lord is charged with four felony counts of sale of a controlled drug and another felony count of possession of controlled drugs. Brooks is charged with two felony counts of conspiracy to sale of a controlled drug.
Lord was released on $10,000 personal recognizance bail. She is scheduled to appear in court on Aug. 22.
Brooks was held on $5,000 cash bail. He was scheduled to appear in court on Thursday.
The investigation is ongoing. More charges are expected.