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Meriden police arrest suspect; seize guns, drugs, ammunition

Held on $750,000 bond
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Police raided a Meriden home and recovered drugs and firearms and arrested a man. 

Jonathan Rivers, 37, was charged with Possession of Narcotics; Possession of Narcotics with intent to sell; Possession of Controlled Substance greater than 1/2 ounce 

Possession of Narcotics with intent to sell; Possession of Controlled Substance within 1500 Ft School; Operating a Drug Factory; Criminal Possession of a Firearm; Littering; Disobeying Signal of Office; Reckless Driving and Criminal Possession of Ammunition.

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During the search of a home on Arch Street, the police seized:

  • .3 grams of crack/cocaine
  • (19) yellow pills labeled “P039” and (1) white pill “G3722”
  • (7) pills labeled “k57”
  • 2433.00 Cash U.S. Currency (Asset Forfeiture)
  • 701.3 grams of Marijuana
  • 620.7 grams of Cocaine
  •  36 grams of Crack/Cocaine
  •  59 grams of Heroin/Fentanyl
  • (1) Pill bottle containing (28) pills labeled “M15”
  • (18) .40 caliber rounds of Ammunition
  • (2) pill bottles containing (99) pills labeled “M30”
  • (1) pill bottle containing (24) pills labeled “k9”
  • (1) pill bottle containing (40) pills labeled “k57”
  • (1) pill bottle containing (50) pills labeled “m15”
  •  (1) Highpoint Model HCP .40 caliber handgun SN: X709733
  •  (1) Smith and Wesson .44 Magnum Revolver with Scope SN: BB02420
  • (1) Romanian MDCTTC 7.62x25 Caliber Handgun SN: JB1503
  • (2) pill bottles containing (99) pills labeled “M30”
  • (1) pill bottle containing (24) pills labeled “k9”
  •  (1) pill bottle containing (40) pills labeled “k57”
  • (1) pill bottle containing (50) pills labeled “m15”
  •  (1) Highpoint Model HCP .40 caliber handgun 
  •  (1) Smith and Wesson .44 Magnum Revolver with Scope 
  • (1) Romanian MDCTTC 7.62x25 Caliber Handgun 
  • (18) Buprenorphine Nalaxone” Sublingual Films

Arrested was Mr. Jonathan Rivers (D.O.B. 04/05/82) who resides at this address. He was charged with the following:

Rivers was held on a $750,000 bond and he has a court date set for March 11.