despp: State Police Statewide Narcotics Task Force Makes Arrest in Hartford
2013

{Connecticut State Police Patch}  
STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Emergency Services &
Public Protection
Connecticut State Police
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Reuben Bradford
Commissioner
Colonel Danny R. Stebbins
Deputy Commissioner
Division of State Police
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 21, 2013

 

STATE POLICE STATEWIDE NARCOTICS TASK FOCE

MAKES SEIZURE and ARREST

{SNTF May 2013 Seizure and Arrest}



Arrested
:        

Jose Guzman (DOB: 12-11-68)

1912 Broad Street, Apt. 1N

Hartford, CT

Charges:

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





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