State Police recover 7,000+ bags of heroin in Holyoke


HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police arrested a man after allegedly recovering drugs during a traffic stop on Monday night.

According to State Police, 33-year-old Eugenio G. Rivera-Narvaez was arrested after a trooper conducted a traffic stop on Beech Street after seeing a car traveling without any lights on.

Police said officers recovered 7,450 baggies of heroin, 179.2 grams of crack cocaine, and over $3,700. Eugenio was also driving with a suspended driver’s license.

Rivera-Narvaez was held on $100,000 bail and taken to the Hampshire County House of Correction where he is scheduled to be arraigned on Tuesday morning in Holyoke District Court. He has been charged with the following:

  • Lights violation
  • Operating after license suspension
  • Trafficking in heroin, morphine, fentanyl (Class A Substance)
  • Trafficking in cocaine, crack cocaine (Class B Substance)

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