Massachusetts State Police Media Release – 01022018 –Two Men Arrested in Revere for Drug Charges
On Sunday evening at about 6 p.m. Trooper Jennifer Penton arrested two men for carrying a dangerous weapon and drug charges following a motor vehicle stop on Beach Street in Revere.
Trooper Penton was on patrol when she observed a blue Dodge Caravan commit motor vehicle violations. Trooper Penton stopped the vehicle and, as a result of the investigation and search of the vehicle, located 96 Percocet pills (a Class B narcotic); three knives with blade lengths of 3 ½”, 4”, and 6”; nearly 40 grams of marijuana; and more than $3,600. The men were taken into custody and transported to the State Police Barracks in Revere for booking. They are expected to be arraigned in Chelsea District Court today.
Trooper Peter Fiore assisted Trooper Penton during the motor vehicle stop.
The operator, MITCHELL LONDONO, 26, of Chelsea was charged with the following offenses:
- Possess with intent to distribute Class D substance, 2nd offense;
- Possess of a Class D substance, 2nd offense; and
- Carrying a dangerous weapon, 3rd offense (2 counts).
Londono was also issued a motor vehicle citation for Failure to Signal, Fail to Yield/Stop and Use of a Motor Vehicle without Authority.
The passenger, OSCAR JUSTINIANO, 24, of Chelsea was charged with the following offenses:
- Possess to with intent to distribute Class B substance;
- Possess of a Class B substance; and
- Carrying a dangerous weapon.
Justiniano was also issued a motor vehicle citation for Failure to Wear a Seatbelt.
There is no further information available. Please do not call the barracks directly.