Methuen Police make Drug Arrest and take 49 grams of Drugs off the Streets


Today, Wednesday, June 12, 2013, the Methuen Drug Unit with assistance from the Essex County Sheriff's Department made a drug arrest taking 27.5grams of Heroin, 19.5 grams of cocaine, and 2.4 grams of crack cocaine off of Methuen Streets. The call came in from a concerned Methuen resident reporting a suspicious vehicle on Arlington Street. An investigation led to the arrest of Wesley Valentin, 32 of Lawrence. Valentin is being held on $10,000 bail. These photos are of the "hide" that the drugs were found in. Not your everyday soda can.