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Torrington police seize 39 bags of crack cocaine

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TORRINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

A Torrington man was arrested after police seized more than $750 of crack cocaine from his residence Tuesday morning.

The Torrington Police Department in collaboration with State of Connecticut Parole Division conducted a check on a parolee at a home on Woodbine Street around 8 a.m.

During the investigation, police found 39 bags of crack cocaine, which weighed 12.09 grams and has a street value of $780. Investigators also seized $1,084 from the home.

After the seizure, police arrested Anthony Monk, 25, was arrested and charged with possession with intent to sell crack cocaine as well as possession within 1,500 feet of school zone. He is being held on a $250,000 bond.

Anthony Monk's mother Linda Monk, 48, was also issued an infraction for possession of less than half an ounce of marijuana, which carries a fine of $150. 

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