Springfield Police seized 258 bags of heroin and $1,500 in cash after two suspects were arrested Thursday morning.
Ryan Walsh, Spokesperson for the Springfield Police Department said narcotics officers arrested 24-year-old Jahdiel Echevarria of Springfield and 21-year-old Kevin Pagan of Ludlow at the intersection of Boston Road and Parker Street around 10:20 a.m.
Pagan and Echevarria were charged with possession of heroin with the intent to distribute and violation of a drug free school zone.
Echevarria was also charged with operating a motor vehicle with a suspended, revoked license.
Walsh said Pagan also had an arrest warrant from Chicopee District Court for unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
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