2 arrested following Somerset drug bust

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SOMERSET, Mass. (WPRI) — Two men were arrested during a drug bust in Somerset after an extensive investigation.

Police executed a search warrant at a home on Lees River Road just before 5 a.m. Sunday. As a result of that warrant, detectives seized 358 bags of heroin, four grams of crack cocaine and cash.

Barry Cabral, 42, and Henry Rogers, 27, both of Somerset, were arrested.

Cabral was charged with trafficking a Class A controlled substance and possession with intent to distribute a Class B controlled substance. He also had three outstanding warrants for his arrest.

Rogers was charged with trafficking a Class A controlled substance. Both suspects are being held on bail.

Somerset police said the investigation lasted more than a month. They worked with Swansea detectives and were assisted by detectives from Fall River, Westport and Seekonk.

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