Police: Greenfield Man Had Heroin, Child in Car During Traffic Stop
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WGGB) — A Greenfield man is under arrest after police say heroin was found in his car during a traffic stop.
Greenfield Police say that around 3:50 p.m. Wednesday, an officer pulled over a car on Chapman Street after he noticed that the vehicle had a revoked registration.
During the stop, the officer saw an open container of alcohol between the passenger seat and the center console of the car that police say the driver reportedly admitted to owning.
An investigation also found a baggie on the passenger side that was believed to be a packet of Heroin, and a Vera Bradly purse.
Police explain that inside the purse were empty heroin packets and eight packets containing what was believed to be Heroin.
The driver, 20-year-old Codie Kratt of Greenfield, was arrested and charged with possession of a Class A substance (Heroin).
A child was also found in the car. The state’s Department of Children and Families has been notified about the incident.