Posted on June 16, 2022
The handcuffs are still released for a 21-year-old tarantino pluri-prejudiced
Suspicious of an unusual coming and going of young people in a building in Via Veneto, the Hawks of the Mobile Squad, engaged in the daily and constant activity of contrasting drug dealing, have started an observation activity. After several monitoring services, the two policemen managed to evade the surveillance of the “lookouts” in the courtyard of the residential complex and to identify the apartment from which boys known as habitual drug users hastily entered and left.
The two policemen, in order to acquire more evidence to the suspects matured, rang the bell of the house identified. A woman, very cautiously, opened the front door for them. In front of the two unusual men, the woman first beckoned them to enter, then, caught by suspicion, she violently closed the door, wedging the arm and leg of one of the two policemen between the door and the frame. Thanks to the prompt intervention of the second policeman, the agents were able to enter the house.
Also present in the apartment was the brother of the woman who tried in every way to obstruct the activity of the judicial police. The young man, visibly agitated, tried to hide in the bedroom but the agents reached him and noticed, positioned in plain sight on the dresser, several cellophane wrappers containing presumably narcotic substance ready to be sold.
Finding themselves in front of a real place used for the sale of alleged narcotic substances, the operators carried out a search and found and seized: 89 heat-sealed doses of cocaine, kept inside two plastic containers weighing a total of 40 grams about, 4 chunks wrapped in baking paper weighing about 8 grams, a precision slingbar soaked in the same amazing substance, 6 “joints” already packaged and ready to use, in addition to 1475.00 euros in banknotes of various denominations deemed proceeds from the illegal activity.
The young man, with numerous and recent criminal records behind him, had already been arrested in January 2021 by the State Police because he was allegedly responsible, together with an accomplice, for numerous night thefts to the detriment of various commercial establishments, causing enormous concern among traders. of the city center.
Conducted to the offices of the Police Headquarters for further investigations, the 21-year-old spontaneously admitted that all the material seized was his property and was destined for dealing.
Once the documents were sent to the Judicial Authority for validation, the man was arrested in flagrantism for allegedly detained for the purpose of drug dealing and taken to the Taranto prison. (Press release)