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State Police Make Gun and Drug Arrest in Holyoke

MSP Holyoke Drug BustHOLYOKE, Mass. (WGGB) –For the second time in 2 days, the same state trooper has made another firearm and narcotics arrest.

On February 21, 2014 at 6:13 p.m., Trooper Felipe Martinez of the Troop B Community Action Team was patrolling Holyoke when he stopped a GMC Yukon for a motor vehicle violation.

After searching the vehicle, Trooper Martinez found bags of marijuana, a Llama Minimax II .45 caliber 1911 style handgun, a stun gun, 368 bags of powder believed to be heroin, approximately 102 grams of cocaine, and a bag of Percocets.

The driver was arrested, and is being held at the Northampton Barracks . The  driver is being and held on $100,000 bail, and will be arraigned in Northampton District Court on Monday morning.

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