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"Adidas," "Red Eagle" heroin seized in West Springfield drug raid

Alexis Acevedo of Springfield arrested

WEST SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield resident was arrested after West Springfield police and members of the local FBI gang task force raided a house in West Springfield Tuesday.

The West Springfield Police Department posted on their official Facebook page that Alexis Acevedo is being charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin and two counts of narcotics violation of a school zone.

Police say that they obtained a search warrant for 35 Chestnut Street, after an investigation into illegal drug sales from that address. During the search, detectives allegedly found 124 bags of heroin stamped "Adidas" and "Red Eagle." They also allegedly found about $300 in cash, and "narcotics contraband for distribution, sale, and consumption."

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