Traffic Stop Leads to Trafficking Arrest
The following information was supplied by the Tewksbury Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Obeying the speed limit is a good idea -- especially if you're carrying a substantial amount of drugs and you're already wanted on outstanding charges.
Tewksbury Police pulled over Joseph Szulewski, 22, of 700 Merrimack St, Apt 2R, Lowell, at around 3 a.m. Tuesday morning (Dec. 4) or speeding. But Szulewski didn't walk away with just a ticket.
When the officer has Szulewski's name run through the computer, it was discovered he had an outstanding warrant from Somerville District Court for Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon.
Then, while conducting a search of Szulewski’s property, police discovered approximately 70 grams of Marijuana.
Szulewski was arrested and charged with possession with the Intent to Distribute a Class D Substance (Marijuana).
Szulewski was arraigned later in the day at Lowell District Court.
Judith Sullivan, 31, 19 Morton St., Apt. 2, Boston, was arrested on Dec. 5 on an outstanding warrant.
Eric D. McGuire, 24, 7 Altamont St., Apt. F, Haverhill, was arrested on Dec. 4 on an outstanding warrant.
On Wednesday, Dec. 5, a 9:02 a.m., an Apache Way resident reported that their vehicle had been vandalized some time overnight.
On Tuesday, Dec. 4, at 6:30 p.m., a Brookfield Road resident reported that their were kids outside looking in their window and banging on their door. Officers responded but the juveniles had left the area.
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