Police arrest man at Veterans’ Park on drug charges

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Nicholas Crawford (courtesy photo)

MANCHESTER, N.H. – The Manchester Police Department Special Enforcement Division have arrested a man at Veterans’ Park on allegations of selling spice, an illegal drug.

After a lengthy investigation, police secured an arrest warrant for 25-year-old Nicholas Crawford after suspicious that he was dealing Spice, a laboratory-made substance combining herbs with chemicals similar to, but stronger than, those found in marijuana.

On August 26, police found Crawford with multiple backpacks. Crawford did not comply with the officers on the scene and began to fight them before being detained.

Within the backpacks, police report finding 16.2 grams of Spice, packaging materials, and empty bags that are believed to once contain Spice.

Crawford was charged with alleged sale of a controlled drug and resisting arrest.

Anyone accused of a crime is innocent unless proven guilty by a court of law.

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Born and raised in the Granite State, Andrew Sylvia has written approximately 10,000 pieces over his career for outlets across Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Vermont. On top of that, he's a licensed notary and licensed to sell property, casualty and life insurance, he's been a USSF trained youth soccer and futsal referee for the past six years and he can name over 60 national flags in under 60 seconds according to that flag game app he has on his phone, which makes sense because he also has a bachelor's degree in geography (like Michael Jordan). He can also type over 100 words a minute on a good day.