LITTLETON, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A Mass. State Police trooper conducted a traffic stop while heading home on Route 495 Saturday that resulted in the seizure of nearly 1,700 Oxycodone pills.
Mass. State Police say Trooper Ryan Dolan was heading north on 495 in Littleton at about 7:40 a.m. when he stopped a gray Ford van for motor vehicle violations.
During the traffic stop, Dolan reportedly found a large bag of Oxycodone pills on the floor near the front passenger seat. The passenger, identified as 31-year-old Jonathon Rivera, of Bronx, NY, was also found in possession of $1,438.
Rivera was arrested on charges of conspiracy to violate the drug law and trafficking in heroin/morphine/opium.
© 2017 Cox Media Group.
State trooper seizes 1,700 Oxycodone pills during traffic stop in Littleton
Utah senator, mayor among top candidates for Chaffetz's seat
Celtics star Isaiah Thomas unsure if he'll need hip surgery
White House to share information about lobbyist waivers
Lack of beds at psychiatric hospitals has local mom concerned