PD: man arrested for operating drug factory - WFSB 3 Connecticut

PD: man arrested for operating drug factory

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Jermaine Smith, 32, of New London was arrested on drug charges. (WFSB) Jermaine Smith, 32, of New London was arrested on drug charges. (WFSB)
NEW LONDON, CT (WFSB) -

New London police said they arrested a man was arrested Thursday for operating a drug factory.

Police said Jermaine Smith, 32, of New London was arrested at a residence on Hope Street around 9 a.m.

Members of the State Police narcotics task force said they executed a search and seizure warrant on an apartment in the building.

Officials found an unspecified amount of cocaine, 27 grams of marijuana drug paraphernalia and $640.

Smith was charged with possession of cocaine, possession of cocaine within 500 feet of a school, possession of marijuana, two counts of possession with intent to sell and operation of a drug factory.

Smith is being held on $200,000 bond.

Anyone with information is urged to contact New London Police.

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