Oct 5, 2016 12:03 PM

Police: 2 men found with crack-cocaine, crystal meth in Manchester


MANCHESTER — Neighbors complaining about possible drug activity on Orange Street led to the arrest of two men who police said were in possession of drugs.

Members of the Special Enforcement Division observed a 2006 Lincoln Zephyr pull up to an apartment at Orange Street while conducting surveillance of the building Tuesday at about 12:20 p.m, according to police.

The driver of the vehicle, who police only identified as Bill, walked into the apartment complex while his passenger, Anthony Richardson, 44 of Manchester, remained in the car police said. Bill returned less than five minutes later and drove west of Orange Street.

A marked patrol unit was in the area and conducted a motor vehicle stop at Merrimack and Union streets after witnessing two motor vehicle infractions (failing to use a turn signal).

The detective pulled over the Lincoln Zephyr, and Richardson exited the car, consenting to a search of his person police said. The detective said that he located a syringe, crack pipe and .07 grams of crystal meth. Richardson was charged with one count possession of a controlled drug.

Detectives also said that they located 1.5 grams of crack-cocaine and a small amount on crystal meth on Bill. He was charged with two counts possession of a controlled drug.

Bill and Richardson was scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday.

--  Dealing with the Disease of Addiction? Click here for help --



Must Read on NH1.com

Concord, NH
Broken Clouds 37°
10pm 37°
11pm 36°
12am 35°
1am 35°


N.H. DollarSaver

 Tuesday, 7 p.m. - Trump gives remarks for Senators and their spouses



NH1 on Facebook

Download NH1 App

NH1 on Twitter

Check out NH1 News Rail Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome