BERNARDSTON, Mass (WWLP) – Three people from Vermont are facing drug charges after a traffic stop in Bernardston Wednesday night.
According to Massachusetts State Police, State Troopers arrested 43-year-old Sean Lewis, 38-year-old Calvin Therrien, and 34-year-old Ashley Newland all from Vermont for being in possession of cocaine and heroin.
State Police said they stopped the car on I-91 around 5:00 p.m. for motor vehicle violations and discovered later that the driver, Lewis, had a suspended license.
Police allegedly seized approximately 23 grams of cocaine and 100 bags of heroin.
All three are facing the following charges:
- Trafficking cocaine
- Possession with the intent to distribute heroin
- Conspiracy to violate drug law
Lewis is facing an additional unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle charge and was held on a $5,000 bail.
Therrien was held on a $10,000 bail and Newland was held on a $1,000 bail. All are pending arraignment at Greenfield District Court.