Springfield man charged with distributing heroin in Hampden County

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SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A Springfield man was arrested Tuesday and charged in federal court in Springfield with distributing heroin.

According to U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling, 29-year-old Javier Vazquez distributed heroin in Hampden County on June 21 and July 10, 2018. 

He’s now facing two counts of distribution and possession with the intent to distribute heroin.

The charge provides for a sentence of up to 30 years in prison, up to a lifetime of supervised release, and a fine of up to $2 million.

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