By Matt Schooley
Police conducting surveillance outside the Fresh Express in Tewksbury arrested two men Tuesday, June 3, after an officer allegedly witnessed a drug deal involving cocaine, morphine and Oxycontin.
The officer was on Shawsheen Street in Tewksbury, police said.
Following the incident, police arrested Michael A. Albano, 58, of 5 Richard St., Medford, and Christopher M. Beurman, 47, of 43 Leicester St., Oxford.
Albano was charged with two counts of possession to distribute cocaine, distribution of cocaine, possession to distribute a Class A drug (morphine), possession to distribute a Class B drug (Oxycontin) and conspiracy to violate narcotic laws.
Beurman was charged with possession of a Class B drug (cocaine) and conspiracy to violate narcotic laws.
Both men were scheduled to be arraigned in Lowell District Court on Wednesday.