2 Accused Cape Cod Heroin Traffickers Arrested | NECN


The latest news from around the state

2 Accused Cape Cod Heroin Traffickers Arrested



    Yarmouth Police Department

    Two accused Cape Cod heroin traffickers have been arrested, according to police.

    Yarmouth police say 34-year-old John M. Benevides of Hyannis and 26-year-old Ashley M. Carr of Falmouth were arrested Thursday night during a traffic stop on outstanding warrants.

    After they were arrested, officers got a search warrant for Benevides' home, where they found at least 41 grams of suspected heroin, prescription bills and more than $2,000 in cash.

    Benevides and Carr have both been charged with heroin trafficking, conspiracy to violate drug laws and drug possession.

    It's unclear if they have attorneys.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android