Police arrested two men on drug charges in New London Police Department on Thursday afternoon.
Police said they arrested 19-year-old Julio Santana and 21-year-old Kevin Agront, both of Meriden, in the area of 82 Laurel Dr. around 1:15 p.m. Their arrests come after police received information on drug activity in the area.
Police said they seized more than 4.5 ounces of marijuana, more than $2,000, and a digital scale when they arrived at the scene.
Santana and Agront were charged with possession of marijuana (4 oz. or more), possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of marijuana with intent to sell within 1500ft. of a housing project, and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Anyone with information concerning drug activity should call the New London Police Department's Narcotics hot-line at 860-447-9107. Anonymous information may be submitted via the New London Tips 411 system by texting the New London Police Department tip line at Tip411 or 847411.
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