On 01/16/13 at approx. 8p.m. Rehoboth Police conducted motor vehicle stop as part of an on-going police investigation concerning violations of the Massachusetts Controlled Substance Laws. As a result of the motor vehicle stop Tyler Snook age 21 of Taunton was arrested and charged with Possession of Class D Substance with intent to Distribute and Conspiracy to Violate Drug Laws.

As part of the continued investigation on 01/17/13 at approx. 12a.m. members of the Rehoboth Police Department, along with the Bristol County Sheriff’s K-9 Unit, executed a search warrant at #417 Winthrop Street in Rehoboth.  During the search police seized approximately one quarter pound of marijuana, U.S. Currency associated with the illegal sale, and other items of evidence associated with the sale of Narcotics.  Arrested at the scene was Erick Thompson age 18 of Rehoboth.  Thompson has been charged with the following offenses:  Possession of Class D Substance with intent to Distribute, Drug violation in park zone and Conspiracy to Violate Drug Law.

Thompson and Snook will both be arraigned in Taunton District Court on 01/17/13.