Department News

Narcotics Arrests

On Friday February 10, 2012 Tyngsborough Police officers executed a search warrant at #58 Mascuppic Trail
in Tyngsborough after an investigation into a reported indoor marijuana grow operation. The investigation was
conducted by the Tyngsborough Police Narcotics unit, assisting in the search warrant execution on this date
was the Lowell Police Narcotics unit, operating unit under the recently enacted MOU.
Arrested was John W. Smith, 45yrs old, of #58 Mascuppic Trail and charged with Cultivating Class D drug, and
Possession with intent to distribute Class B drug (Percoset).
Recovered in the search were approximately 22 marijuana plants in varying sizes, percosets, money, potting
soil, fertilizer, scale, heat lamps, and other assorted supplies.
This remains under investigation