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Somerset County Drug Trafficking Arrest and Seizure

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Justin Lacroix, 35, of Fairfield has been arrested and charged with aggravated drug trafficking offenses following the discovery of a significant amount of drugs and cash inside his
Hardwood Lane home.

From the Maine State Police:

On Thursday morning September 22, 2022, agents assigned to MDEA’s South Central Task Force executed a search warrant on a in the town of Fairfield. The search warrant came following a one-month investigation into the sale of drugs from this home. During the search of the home, agents located approximately 280 grams of fentanyl and 225 grams of cocaine, along with $43,000 in suspected drug proceeds. Also seized were a Mercedes Benz automobile and a Chevrolet pick-up truck. The street value of the drugs seized is approximately $65,000.

Arrested as the result of this investigation was 35-year-old Justin Lacroix of Fairfield. Following his arrest, Lacroix was transported to the Somerset County Jail where he will be charged with Aggravated Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (fentanyl and cocaine). The charges are aggravated due to the amount of the drugs that were seized.

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