Two arrested following drug deal investigation - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Two arrested following drug deal investigation

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Groton Police (WFSB file photo) Groton Police (WFSB file photo)
GROTON, CT (WFSB) -

Two people were arrested by Groton police Friday following an investigation by a drug task force.

Anthony Hodges, 21, of Groton, was charged with sale of crack cocaine, possession of marijuana with intent to sell and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Folashade, 19, of Groton, was also arrested for possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Police seized two ounces of marijuana, an unspecified amount of crack cocaine and around $4,700.

The arrest came after an investigation into a drug sale.

Groton police received assistance from the Regional Community Enhancement Task Force, which was formed to combat the area's drug epidemic.

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