|STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 19, 2008
EXECUTES NARCOTICS SEARCH WARRANT IN
After a long term undercover narcotics investigation into marijuana trafficking and other related crimes in the
On Friday, 03/14/08, State Police detectives arrested Baggetta after a brief struggle with undercover detectives in the driveway of his and his parents’
A search and seizure warrant was executed at the residence, 54 Rolling Hills Rd, Meriden, and SNTF Detectives seized more than 200 pounds of marijuana, more than $160,000 in cash, two assault type rifles, one 2008 Cadillac, and numerous drug records showing a details relative to the high volume marijuana operation.
Accused BAGGETTA was charged with Possession of Marijuana over one kilo, Possession of marijuana over one kilo with intent to sell, Operating a Drug factory, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Assault on a Police Officer, and Interfering with a Police Officer.
Accused BAGGETTA was held on a $1 million dollar bond the night of the arrest. He was presented in
This investigation is continuing and more arrests are anticipated.
Lt. J. Paul Vance