Springfield men arrested in Vermont drug bust

Barre City Police execute search warrant
Barre City Police execute search warrant(Barre City Police Dept.)
Published: May. 22, 2023 at 11:00 AM EDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX/WGGB/WSHM) - Police arrested two men from Springfield following a drug bust in Vermont on Friday night.

At around 8 p.m., Barre City police officers executed a search warrant in the 100 block of N. Seminary Street.

Police say they seized large quantities of multiple illegal substances at the home. Approximately 54.7 grams of crack cocaine, 414 bindles of fentanyl, 2.4 grams of bulk fentanyl, 24.52 grams of hallucinogenic mushrooms and multiple regulated prescription drugs were found.

Josue Cordero, 32, and Carlos Inostroza, 30, both from Springfield, Massachusetts, were taken into custody and are being held on $25,000 bail. Cordero and Inostroza are due in Washington County Superior Court on May 22. They’re charged with possession and trafficking of fentanyl, possession and sale of cocaine, possession of hallucinogens, possession of regulated drugs and dispensing drugs in a dwelling.

Barre City Police received assistance from the Barre Town Police Department.