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5 Arrested in Simultaneous Drug Raids

Police raided two homes on Thursday and arrested three men and two women

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    Five people have been arrested in a pair of simultaneous drug raids in Springfield, Massachusetts, that yielded almost 1,300 bags of heroin and a gun previously reported stolen. 

    Police raided two homes on Thursday and arrested three men and two women on a variety of drug and firearms charges. Two of the suspects were arrested during traffic stops. 

    The home also contained smaller amounts of cocaine and oxycodone as well as $1,500 in cash. 

    Police also seized a.38-caliber revolver and a 9mm handgun, one of which had been reported stolen from a home in Windsor, Vermont. 

    Police say they also found stamps, scales and packaging materials that are commonly used in the processing of drugs for street sales.


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