Motor Vehicle Stop in Fitchburg Leads to Arrest for Trafficking in Heroin and Cocaine

Massachusetts State Police Media Release—08012018— Motor Vehicle Stop in Fitchburg Leads to Arrest for Trafficking in Heroin and Cocaine

Today, at approximately 5:00 p.m., Troopers assigned to the Gang Unit observed a Blue Hyundai Santa Fe fail to stop at Cody Road and Route 31 in Westminster. The Santa Fe was stopped as it approached Route 2 in Fitchburg.

The operator was identified as JORGE ROSADO, 29 of Providence Rhode Island. ROSADO had a suspended license and was placed in custody.

As a result of an investigation 86 grams of Heroin, 26 grams of Cocaine and $1,546 in cash were located.

ROSADO was placed under arrest and was transported to the Leominster Barracks, where he was booked. Bail was set at $10,000.

ROSADO was charged with the following offenses:

  • Trafficking Class B (cocaine);
  • Trafficking Class A (Heroin);
  • Operation Motor Vehicle with Suspended License

There is no further information available. Please do not call the barracks directly.

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