One Arrested on Jerome St. Drug Warrant

Police say search warrant still ongoing.

UPDATE, 11 a.m.: Medford Police Capt. Kevin Faller told Patch one suspect has been arrested as a result of the warrant served at 55 Jerome St. Tuesday.

Faller could not identify the suspect. He said the search warrant was still being executed as of just before 11 a.m. and charges were not yet specified.

"This is still ongoing," Faller said. 

Medford Police conducted the investigation that led to the warrant and Faller said the NEMLEC SWAT team was brought to assist in serving it.

There are two separate residences at 55 Jerome St. and Faller said there are warrants to search each.

Evidence discovered during the search warrant process could possibly lead to further charges and arrests, Faller said.

ORIGINAL STORY: A drug warrant was served resulting in several suspects being taken into custody Tuesday morning at a residence at 55 Jerome St. in Medford, according to a tweet from the North Eastern Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council (NEMLEC).

The tweet stated the NEMLEC SWAT team served the drug warrant at the residence at 6 a.m. Tuesday. "Multiple suspects" were taken into custody for the Medford Police Drug Unit, according to the tweet.

The tweet, linked to above, included a picture taken of the residence.

Patch will have more on this story as information becomes available.


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