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Port Chester Police: Broad Street Drug Probe Leads to 3 Arrests

Raid completes undercover investigation.

Three Port Chester residents face drug charges after a six-month investigation of cocaine sales at a building on Broad Street in Port Chester, according to Port Chester Police.

Lt. James Ladeairous said an undercover operation conducted with the assistance of Westchester County Police culminated with a raid on an apartment at 30 Broad St. at about 4:53 p.m. Friday. The raid uncovered cocaine and drug-related materials including scales and plastic bags used for packaging.

The investigation started in July 2012 and included six drug purchases. Ladeairous said the ground-floor business at 30 Broad St. was not involved in the investigation, with drug sales taking place upstairs in an apartment.

Charged are:

- Neftali Gonzalez-Mercado, 30, of 30 Broad St.

- Daniel Becerril, 28, of 30 Broad St.

- Ellias Maya, 36, of 75 Traverse Ave., Port Chester

All three are charged with third-degree and fifth-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance.  Ladeairous said all three are expected to face additional charges.

All three face hearings in Port Chester Village Court.

mexico January 15, 2013 at 05:09 PM
You guys talk above the ilegals. Who clean your house, your patio And went you go to the restaurants Who serve you because the american ( white people) Are so lazy. Look and make comments in the others arrest heroin marijuana and you stupid assent holes don't make comments.
jessie January 16, 2013 at 04:06 AM
WHY ARE WHITE PEOPLE SO RACIST? Is It Normal?
Bob Zahm January 16, 2013 at 04:24 AM
Interesting assumption, Jessie, given that the last time I checked, almost no one had the nerve to post under their real name - including you - so how can you be sure? Of course, making a blanket statement like yours says some interesting things about you, too. But I do believe the postings on this topic are more than a little unbalanced, more than a little too much of the same anti-immigrant hysteria that seems to come out from people who have too little useful to do with their time.
jessie January 16, 2013 at 01:34 PM
IM 18 year old and i agree to clean up the street but the ONLY thing that bother me is why need to mention immigrants ? Because these 3 mans are immigrants.. But !! when i said White people are racist that bother!! Hello!!! Not only lmmigrant sell drug.... and thank to the police to keep us safe.
Pissed Off February 23, 2013 at 09:04 PM
Jessie, Check out the Police and Fire section of the PC Patch and you'll see 90%+ of the people committing crimes in PC are latino. It's not being racist it's just the facts.

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