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Arrest on Babcock Street

On August 13, 2015, Detectives from the Hartford Police Depart received information that illegal drugs were being sold from the second floor of 114 Babcock Street. The detectives used an undercover officer to arrange the purchase of a large amount of heroin from the target. Surveillance was established at the 114 Babcock Street and the target was observed leaving the residence and traveling to a prearranged meeting location. Once the target showed the undercover the narcotics he was placed under arrest. While conducting Surveillance Detectives observed a Second male suspect standing in front of 114 Babcock Street attempting to conceal a firearm in his waistband. Detective from Narcotics Unit and South condition officers responded to the area and observed the suspect run into the second floor residence, while attempting to conceal the firearm. This suspect was stopped and located in the kitchen in possession of a fully loaded firearm. Information gathered by several street sources indicated that Ortiz (person in possession of a firearm) was responsible for several shots fired incidents in the area of Babcock Street and Grand Street. Both suspects were placed under arrest for the appropriate charges and transported to booking.

Arrested: Luis Morales-Diaz 28yo of Htfd CHARGES Possession of Narcotics and P.W.I.T.S Narcotics

Arrested: David Ortiz 24yo of Htfd Charges: Carrying a pistol without permit and Burglary 2nd degree

Evidence: 198 Bags of heroin, U.S. currency $101.00 Evidence: Browning arms 9mm pistol Evidence: Eight live 9mm rounds.

Babcock Street

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