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Teen Accused of Operating Drug Factory, Selling Narcotics



    Groton Police

    An 18-year-old from Mystic faces multiple narcotics charges, including possession, selling and operating a drug factory, Groton police said. 

    Nathaniel J. Humphrey led officers in a pursuit in Stonington before he was eventually stopped.

    Humphrey was arrested for the pursuit and two counts for selling narcotics, police said. 

    A warrant was issued for Humphrey's home where police seized 1.5 ounces of cocaine, digital scales, packaging materials, cutting agents, a money counting machine, a .38 caliber Taurus revolver and an Acura sedan. 

    In addition to the two counts of selling narcotics, the teen is accused of reckless endangerment, engaging an officer in a pursuit, possession of narcotics, intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and operating a drug factory. 

    The charges for the firearm are pending.

    Humphrey's bond was set at $150,000.