Client was charged in Boston municipal court with two counts of possession with
intent to distribute heroin and cocaine.
Narcotic detectives testified that after seeing a person come and go from the
clients apartment in a short time frame that they then knock on the client's
door to investigate based on a suspicion drug dealing was taking place. The
detectives allege client allowed them to search his apartment. Narcotics
officers discover crack floating in the toilet, the bathroom window open and a
cell phone sitting on the ledge. They then discover a second suspect outside the
apartment who was arrested for possession of drugs. In the clients bedroom they
allege that they find a scale baggies and a packet of heroin. Client is charged
with possession with intent to distribute heroin and cocaine.
Client testifies at trial and states that he never gave permission for the
police to search his apartment and that he had no knowledge of any drugs in his