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Major marijuana bust in Charlestown

March 6, 2014

On Tuesday, police arrested Darren Higgs, 48, and Jacqueline Pastore, 36, both of 47 Wiitala Drive, Charlestown, on drug distribution charges. The two allegedly maintained marijuana grow operations at 24 Paige Place and 47 Wiitala Drive.

CHARLESTOWN - Rhode Island State Police, along with Hopkinton and Charlestown Police, arrested two Charlestown residents Tuesday on drug distribution charges.

Darren Higgs, 48, of 47 Wiitala Drive, Charlestown, was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana in excess of five kilograms, possession of marijuana with intent to deliver and conspiracy to violate the controlled substance act.

For the rest of this story and more local news, pick up a copy of the Chariho Times.

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