STATE POLICE STATEWIDE NARCOTICS TASK FOCE
MAKES SEIZURE and ARREST
Jose Guzman (DOB: 12-11-68)
1912 Broad Street, Apt. 1N
1. 4 counts sale of narcotics
2. 4 counts Possession of Narcotics
3. Possession of Narcotics w/ Intent to Sell
4. Possession of Narcotics w/ 1500’ of a School
5. 2-counts of Risk of Injury to a Minor 53-21
After a months- long narcotics investigation into a drug trafficking organization in the greater Hartford area, investigators from the Statewide Narcotics Task Force were able to obtain 4 court-ordered arrest warrants for the main target, identified as Jose Guzman, each with a $250,000.00 court set bond totaling one million dollars.
Investigators also obtained a search and seizure warrant for the location of a Broad Street apartment in Hartford. On 05/21/2013, Detectives from the State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force-North Central Field Office, along with the assistance of the Hartford PD Narcotics Unit, executed the narcotics-related search and seizure warrant at 1912 Broad Street, Apartment 1N, in Hartford.
During the investigation, further information was developed that lead to a second major distribution point of the organization located at 755 Wethersfield Ave., Apt. A12. Both locations were searched and the following items were seized but not limited to: approximately 2 grams of cocaine, more than $600.00 U.S. currency and approximately 1,700 bags of heroin packaged for street sales.
Guzman is currently being held on a $1 million bond with a court date of 05/22/2013 at GA 14 in Hartford.
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LT. J. Paul Vance