Norton Youths Arrested for Drug Trafficking
High school and middle school age youths found using drugs in Norton home.
A drug trafficking incident involving middle school and high school age youths led to three juvenile arrests today.
At 4:15 p.m., Norton Police executed a search warrant at 4 David St., Norton. Norton Police detectives conducted an investigation after receiving information regarding a high level of drug trafficking coming from the residence. Through surveillance, detectives became aware of several high school and middle school age children frequenting the residence and participating in drug activity.
As a result of the search warrant, three male juveniles were placed under arrest and drugs were seized. The seized drugs include marijuana and Clonazepam.
All three juveniles are charged with possession of a Class D substance (marijuana) with intent to distribute. One of the juveniles is additionally charged with possession of a Class B substance (Clonazepam) with intent to distribute. The juveniles will appear in the Attleboro District Court at a later date.
Norton Police were assisted by members of the Northern Bristol County Drug Task Force.