Man arrested after police find 39 grams of cocaine at New England business
LOWELL, Mass. — A man was arrested after police executed a search warrant at an auto garage Thursday and found over 39 grams of cocaine.
Lowell police said they executed a search warrant for Cosme Garage at 82 Rock St. as part of an ongoing investigation into drug distribution from this location.
Police said they discovered 39 grams of suspected cocaine, $3,787 in cash, a scale and other items consistent with drug distribution.
Alberto Cosme-Ortiz, 51, of Lowell, was arrested and charged with trafficking cocaine over 36 grams and trafficking cocaine in a school zone.
Cosme-Ortiz is scheduled for arraignment in Lowell District Court on Friday.