Troopers aiming to put a dent in drug dealing along the shoreline said they made a bust in Montville Thursday.
State police said they and the Montville Police Department acted on a warrant when they searched an apartment at 82 Jerome Rd.
They said they found 3.5 pounds of packaged marijuana, drug paraphernalia, marijuana wax, ammunition, packing materials, scales, cell phones, a money county machine and $8,700 in cash.
Troopers called the investigation "ongoing" and expected to make several arrests.
Anyone with information or tips on drug activity is asked to contact the Montville police tip line at 860-892-6191.
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