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February 2, 2013

Three arrested in Haverhill drug raid yesterday

Staff report
The Eagle-Tribune

---- — HAVERHILL — Police arrested two men and one woman on drug trafficking charges yesterday after an ongoing investigation into drug dealing at a Franklin Street apartment.

At 8:23 a.m. yesterday, Haverhill police detectives with the assistance of ATF special agents executed a search warrant of 138 Franklin St., Apt. 1. Police arrested the following people on charges of trafficking in cocaine and conspiracy to violate the drug laws: Ronald Coppinger, 28, Ronald Brillon, 35, and Lucienne DeOliveira, 25, all of 138 Franklin St. DeOliveira was additionally charged with disorderly conduct.

Police Deputy chief Donald Thompson said detectives recovered 14 grams of cocaine with an estimated street value of about $1,200, as well as $800 in cash during the raid. The three were expected to be arraigned on the charges yesterday in Haverhill District Court.

Two arrested for drugs in mall lot

METHUEN — Police arrested two New Hampshire residents and charged them with drug possession after an off duty officer spotted them in the Village Mall parking lot on Broadway Thursday afternoon.

The off-duty office believed they were using drugs, and called the police station for on-duty officers.

The young couple said they were enjoying some ice cream when on-duty officers approached them a short time later. But during the investigation, police found pills they said the couple were crushing up and smoking using tinfoil and a straw.

Derek D. Nicholson, 25, 49 Summer St., Rochester, N.H., and Kayla J. McQuarrie, 22, 14 King Charles Drive, Londonderry, N.H., were arrested at 436 Broadway Thursday at 3:20 p.m. and charged with possession of a class B substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

There was no indication in the police report as to whether ice cream was located in the vehicle.

The following items were taken from area police logs for Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013:


Breaking and entering a motor vehicle: 161 South Pleasant St., 3:11 a.m.

Breaking and entering a motor vehicle: 57 Stage St., 4:34 a.m.

Breaking and entering a motor vehicle: 15 Webster St., 7:35 a.m.

Breaking and entering a motor vehicle: 14 Granite St., 8:47 a.m.

Breaking and entering a motor vehicle: 39 Franklin St., 9:20 a.m.

Arrest: Marisol Fernandez, 44, 127 1/2 South Elm St., prostitution, 200 Main St., 2:50 p.m.

Arrest: Robert Machado, 51, 128 East Main St., East Hampstead, assault with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery, 30 Came Ave., 4:50 p.m.

Power wire down: 1007 Boston Road, 5:33 p.m.

Neighbor dispute: 336 Hilldale Ave., 7:41 p.m.

Loud music: 36 Vine St., 9:05 p.m.

Arrest: Joan Forrester, 34, 12 Studley St., suspended license, High and Grove streets, 9:25 p.m.

Loud music: 36 Vine St., 9:48 p.m.

Arrest: Joel Nunez, 37, 29 Carleton Ave., operating after revocation (subsequent offense), defective headlight, 200 Main St., 10:33 p.m.


Arrest: Michael Cruz, 21, of 231 High St., Portland, Maine, unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle and failure to signal, Lowell and Oxford streets, 12:33 a.m.

Malicious damage, breaking and entering, motor vehicle: Passenger side window of a 2007 Jeep smashed while car parked at 19 Hoffman Ave., 1:30 a.m.

Breaking and entering: 67 Bromfield St., 2nd floor, 6:35 a.m.

Breaking and entering, motor vehicle: 53 Auburn St., 9:12 a.m.

Breaking and entering, motor vehicle: 55 Bradford St., 10:58 a.m.

Arrest: Brook and Milford streets, 1:08 p.m.

Larceny: 56 Sullivan Ave., 1:59 p.m.

Larceny: 9-11 Elizabeth St., 4:39 p.m.

Arrests: Two juveniles arrested at Carver and Salem streets and charged with malicious damage after breaking a window at 12 Bailey St., 5:40 p.m.

Arrests: Two juveniles, ages 13 and 15, arrested at 44 Cypress St., on charges of breaking and entering at night with intent to commit a felony, malicious damage to property, possession of burglary tools, resisting arrest, receiving stolen property and disorderly conduct, 8:21 p.m., 1 General St., 6:43 p.m.

Arrest: Gustavo Vargas, 46, of 59 Tremont St., Lawrence, possession of Class D with intent to distribute, carrying a dangerous weapon, failure to signal and trespassing, at Butler and Margin streets, 11:14 p.m.


Vandalism: Graffiti reported, 112 Jackson St., 2:32 a.m.

Vandalism: Window smashed, 2 Florence Road, 8:11 a.m.

Hit and run: 452 Broadway, 10:25 a.m.

Vandalism: 97 Birchwood Road, 10:41 a.m.

Shoplifting: 90 Pleasant Valley St., 1:10 p.m.

Arrest: Lawrence F. Murray, Jr., 37, 27 Shore Drive, Salem, N.H., possession of class A, driving with a revoked license, speeding, Interstate 93 northbound, 1:25 p.m.

Attempted breaking and entering: Window damaged, 21 Jackson St., 4:16 p.m.


Wednesday, Jan. 30

Summons issued for driving an unregistered, uninsured vehicle: Bradford and Osgood streets, 9:12 a.m.

Citation issued for stop sign violation: Massachusetts Avenue and Interstate 495, 11:42 a.m.

Summons issued for shoplifting: Kohl’s Department Store, 360 Winthrop Ave., 2:37 p.m.

Citation issued for speeding: near 545 Boxford St., 3:19 p.m.

Summons issued for shoplifting: Market Basket, 350 Winthrop Ave., 5:34 p.m.

Thursday, Jan. 31

Arrest: Orlando Garcia, 31, of 25 Butler St., apartment 5, Lawrence, driving after license suspension, failure to have vehicle inspected, Osgood and Sutton streets, 10:11 a.m.

Five parking tickets issued: Elm and Water streets, 11:44 a.m.

Citation issued for speeding: Bradford and Osgood streets, 1:20 p.m.

Citation issued for speeding: Marbleridge Road and Salem Street, 2:25 p.m.

Citation issued for speeding: Dale and Salem streets, 2:45 p.m.

Citation issued for stop sign violation: Chickering Road, 9:21 p.m.

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