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250 Bags Of Heroin Seized, 2 Arrests Made In Western Mass Drug Bust

Noel Bacon (left), Xavier Montanez (right)
Noel Bacon (left), Xavier Montanez (right) Photo Credit: West Springfield PD

Police confiscated 250 bags of heroin and made two arrests following a lengthy investigation into drug activity in West Springfield.

On Wednesday, Sept. 16, West Springfield police executed a search warrant at a Cold Spring Avenue residence. Police allegedly found 250 bags of heroin as well as drug packaging materials, a digital scale, and other drug paraphernalia.

Police made two arrests:

Noel Bacon, 39, was arrested in his Cold Spring Avenue home, on the charges of drug possession, class A, and drug possession class A with intent to distribute;

Xavier Montanez, 23, of West Springfield, was also arrested at the scene and charged with drug possession, class B, and drug possession class B with intent to distribute, police said.

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