|Suspect Had Gun & Heroin|
The sheriff said the BON detectives observed what they believed to be a narcotics transaction between two males in front off 891 Broadway at
Following the alleged transaction one of the suspects, later identified as Raul Lopez, age 53 of
At this point, the sheriff’s detectives announced their presence, ordered Lopez to the ground and handcuffed him. When the suspect was rolled over a fully loaded, semi-automatic, .25 caliber AG Galesi handgun spilled out of the suspect’s pocket.
86 decks of heroin, stamped “
Lopez was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of CDS with intent to distribute, the unlawful possession of a weapon, and possession of a weapon while committing a CDS crime.
At today’s arraignment, Judge Marilyn E. Williams ordered Lopez to be held at the county jail in lieu of $100,000 cash bond only.