Local DCU Warrant Leads to Arrest and New Trafficking Charges

While carrying out an arrest warrant this past Wednesday, members of the C-6 DCU and Youth Violence Strike Force stopped Robert Sparks, 30, of South Boston in the area of the Old Harbor Projects in Southie.

While the suspect was detained, Officers conducted a pat frisk that led to the recovery of 2 plastic bags containing a total of over 64 grams of fentanyl.

Two additional suspects were stopped and FIOed, one of which appeared to be a Red Sox/Fenway employee both were released. Sparks is expected to be officially charged and arraigned at a later date. No further information is available at this time.