Mass. man with $30K heroin busted by undercover cops en route to Manchester

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MANCHESTER, NH – Emerson T. Gonzalez, 19, of Methuen, Mass., was arrested July 2 at 7 p.m. by Manchester Police Special Investigations Unit during an undercover operation involving a pre-arranged shipment of heroin from Lawrence, Mass. to Manchester.

Police seized 304 grams of heroin, estimated street value $30,000. Gonzalez was currently being held at the Hillsborough County Department of Correction on $100,000 cash/surety bail.

This is the second such arrest in two days. On July 1 Jorge Claudio was arrested with $32,000 in heroin, which he was allegedly on his way to deliver to Manchester.

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