Motor vehicle violation leads to fentanyl bust in Waterford
Published: Apr. 25, 2022 at 11:25 AM EDT
WATERFORD, CT (WFSB) - A motor vehicle violation in Waterford led to the seizure of hundreds of bags of fentanyl.
According to police, an officer stopped the driver of a car over the weekend.
The officer ended up finding 520 bags of fentanyl and a little less than $100 in cash.
Police seized the drugs.
“This is a dangerous substance,” Waterford police said. “We caution the public and our officers when they come in contact with it.”
Police said the town recently held a forum on fentanyl.
“It’s important for you all to know it’s out there, at times in large quantities,” they said.
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