LONGMEADOW, Mass. (WWLP) – A man was arrested on Tuesday night in Longmeadow for allegedly trafficking cocaine and carrying an illegal firearm.
State Police arrested 21-year-old Haner Nunez of Springfield after a trooper caught him speeding on Route 91 southbound in Longmeadow. Nunez and a passenger were in a black Acura sedan with a revoked registration driving at 90 miles per hour in a 65 mph zone, police say.
The trooper allegedly found a .380 pistol fully loaded with a round in the chamber that was stolen in the car and Nunez does not possess a license to carry firearms. Baggies of suspected crack cocaine were also found as well as multiple wax packets of a substance believed to be heroin.
Nunez was also carrying over $1,900 in cash, along with two cell-phones. The total amount of drugs seized was 23 grams of crack cocaine and 40 small packets of heroin.
Nunez was arrested, booked in Springfield, and is on bail for $50,000. Nunez was at the Hampden County House of Correction pending his arraignment at Springfield District Court Wednesday morning on the following charges:
- Possession of a firearm
- Carrying a loaded firearm
- Possession of a firearm while in Commission of a Felony
- Trafficking in cocaine
- Possession of a class A drug with Intent to Distribute
- Possession of Ammunition without an FID Card
- Operating a Motor Vehicle with a revoke registration
- Receiving stolen property