Officers Recovered Large Amounts of Cocaine and Fentanyl in Dorchester

At about 12:55 PM, on Saturday, September 2, 2023, officers assigned to the Drug Control Unit of District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) arrested Kerlin Castillo, 22, of Dorchester on drug trafficking charges.

Officers conducting an ongoing drug investigation and execution of search warrants in the area of Browning Avenue. As a result of the search warrants, officers recovered approximately 70 grams of Cocaine, and 30 grams of Fentanyl.

Castillo was placed under arrest and charged with; Trafficking of Class A, and Trafficking of Class B. He is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.