Wareham PD officers make 2 drug arrests within 15 minutes during separate and unrelated motor vehicle stops:
On Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at approximately 6:45 pm, officers of the Wareham Police Department conducted a motor vehicle stop on Rtes. 6&28 (Cranberry Hwy.) in the area of Maco’s Bait Shop after WPD received a report of the vehicle operating erratically in the Onset area.
During investigation at the vehicle stop, the operator, 37 year old of Charlton, MA dropped a plastic baggie containing approximately 5 grams of cocaine, and was placed under arrest, charged with Possession of a Class B Substance (Cocaine).
At approximately 7:00 pm, a vehicle was stopped for littering in the Brandy Hill Apts. Complex. Upon further investigation, a passenger, identified as 26 year old Buzzards Bay resident Jaimee Morris, was found to be in possession of a gram of heroin and a syringe containing a brown colored liquid suspected to be heroin, along with a spoon containing heroin residue. She was placed under arrest at the scene, charged with Possession of a Class A Substance (Heroin) and Littering.
Both parties were scheduled to be arraigned on the charges at Wareham 4th District Court on Wednesday, May 20, 2015.