Man busted on drug charges in Dartmouth


Matthew Paul Hancock

DARTMOUTH, Mass. ( – A 28-year-old man was arrested on drug charges Friday in Dartmouth.

Police say Matthew Paul Hancock, who lives in Acushnet and Dartmouth, was taken into custody after a month-long narcotics investigation.

Hancock is charged with Trafficking in Cocaine (100+ grams), Possession of a Class B Drug (Oxycodone), and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Class C Drug (Clonazepam).