Quincy: Two Arrested On Drug Charges In Brewers Corner

Credit: Quincy Police Dept.

Credit: Quincy Police Dept.

Two people are facing drug charges following their arrest in Quincy.

Police say that at around 6:20 p.m. Tuesday their Drug Control Unit was conducting surveillance in the Brewers Corner section the city when they observed a possible drug delivery on Water St.

The vehicle was stopped and a K9 performed a sniff of the vehicle, which lead to a search that recovered 15 bags of a substance believed to be heroin/fentanyl weighing roughly 55 grams.

The driver, 29-year-old Jesse Cirelli of Taunton, was arrested and charged with Trafficking Class A (Fentanyl) >10 Grams, Trafficking Class A (Heroin) >36 Grams , Conspiracy to Violate the Controlled Substances Act, Possession of Class B with the Intent to Distribute, and motor vehicle charges.

His passenger, 22-year-old Jonathan Greene of Stoughton, was arrested and charged with Trafficking Class A (Fentanyl) > 10 Grams, Trafficking Class A (Heroin) >36 Grams, Conspiracy to Violate the Controlled Substances Act, and Possession of Class B with the Intent to Distribute (Subsq. Offense).

Both individuals were scheduled to be arraigned Wednesday morning in Quincy District Court.

About Dan McCready

Dan McCready is a South Shore native who’s happy to be back working in his home region. After graduating from Catholic Memorial High School, GO KNIGHTS! Dan attended Suffolk University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Communications. After college Dan worked as a standup comic and actor appearing in several theatrical productions, independent films, and worked as a background extra in films and TV shows including Fever Pitch, Underdog, and Brotherhood while also working as a weekend overnight DJ on Easy 99.1. Eventually Dan began covering the Boston entertainment scene for Production Live Online and, after being bit by the journalism bug, decided to further his studies at Northeastern University, where he earned his master's degree. Since that time Dan has worked across many media platforms for organizations including the Patriot Ledger, Cape Cod Broadcasting, and 1420 WBSM in New Bedford. Dan is currently residing in Milton and enjoys hanging out with friends, candlepin bowling, playing video games, and making videos for his fledgling YouTube Channel.