Police arrested a 40-year-old Newington man after making a traffic stop on Thursday and finding 60 bags of heroin, along with cocaine and prescription drugs.
Police said they were investigating an anonymous tip about suspected drug dealing in town when they stopped Dariusz Dubaj for a traffic violation and he admitted to having narcotics, police said.
Authorities then searched Dubaj’s vehicle and found 60 bags of heroin in six bundles, weighing approximately 13.8 grams; four baggies of cocaine, weighing around 2.1 grams; 31 pills of Alprazolam, which is generic Xanax; four pills of Buprenorphine, a generic Suboxone; $1,151 in cash; drug packaging materials; and a large knife.
Dubaj was taken into custody and charged with two counts of possession of narcotics, possession of narcotics with intent to sell, two counts of possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, weapon in a motor vehicle and no front plate.
Dubaj was released on a $10,000.00 non-surety bond and is scheduled to appear at New Britain Superior Court.