Charges Against Man For Running Drug Factory

John Silva
March 14, 2018 - 11:12 am

(Milford, Conn./WTIC Radio) - Narcotics, drug paraphernalia and cash were seized in a Tuesday raid in Milford, police said.

Around 1:00 p.m., Bridgeport DEA agents, along with those from Milford and Stamford Police narcotics divisions descended on the Bulldog Cartel Wholesalers on Quarry Road in Milford.

They had been investigatiung 45-year-old Pasquale Cestaro of East Haven.

Officials say they found cocaine, nearly 40 pounds of marijuana and 261 vials of liquid TCH, along with a scale, package materials, two guns, and cash.

Cestaro is charged with, among other offenses, possession of narcotics, possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, and operation of a drug factory.

He posted $50,000 bond and is due in Milford Superior Court April 10.