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5 Arrested in Drug, Firearms Raid in Walpole, Mass.

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    Authorities in Massachusetts have arrested five men after a raid resulted in the discovery of drugs, including fentanyl, and firearms.

    (Published Thursday, March 30, 2017)

    Authorities in Massachusetts have arrested five men after a raid resulted in the discovery of drugs, including fentanyl, and firearms.

    Police in Walpole said the "no-knock" search warrant was executed at 5 a.m. Thursday at a home on Norfolk Street.

    The following were arrested on multiple drug charges: Francis Keegan, 52, of Walpole; Christopher Punis, 48, of Walpole; Nicholas Bonfilio, 36, of Walpole; Randolph Beardsley, 54, of Milton; David Curran, 64, of Walpole.

    In court on Thursday, the five were given bonds ranging from $500 to $2,500 based on the charges. It's unclear if they have attorneys.

    Arrests Made Following Drugs, Firearms Bust at Home

    [NECN] Arrests Made Following Drugs, Firearms Bust at Home in Walpole, Mass.

    Authorities in Massachusetts have arrested five men after an executed search warrant resulted in the discovery of drugs, including fentanyl, and firearms.

    (Published Thursday, March 30, 2017)

    Investigators say they seized a significant amount of fentanyl pills, along with other opioids, four long guns and ammunition, in the bust.

    Walpole's police chief said the investigation started a few weeks ago after officers started seeing a spike in overdoses, including two deadly ones, in the area. The NORPAC drug task force was called in to assist, leading law enforcement to the Norfolk Street house.

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