LOWELL -- Lowell Police executed a search warrant Sunday evening at 56 Middlesex St. Apartment #41 that resulted in the seizure of more than 39 grams of suspected heroin and the arrest of a 21 year old Lowell man.

Detectives from the Special Investigations Section who conducted the investigation also seized illegal prescription drugs, marijuana and more than $3,500.00 in cash.

Pedro Torres was charged with trafficking a Class A Substance-Heroin, possession with intent to distribute Class C and a warrant charging possession with intent to distribute Class A and B substances.

Present in the apartment at the time of the search and arrest were three small children ranging in age from 1to 3 years. The Department of Children and Families was notified. Torres was held overnight was scheduled to be arraigned Monday in Lowell District Court.

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