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09/22/16 - Early Morning Drug Round-up

‚ÄčDA Detectives Conduct Early Morning Drug Round-Up

 

Charges:

  • Possession of a Controlled Substance
  • Possession with Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance
  • Delivery of a Controlled Substance - Heroin, Methamphetamine, Cocaine, Marijuana & Synthetic Marijuana 

Details of the Incident: 

On September 22, 2016, members of the Berks County District Attorney's Drug Task Force, Pennsylvania State Police, Reading Police Department, Department of Homeland Security, and the Sheriff's Department conducted an early morning drug round-up of twenty-two (22) suspects from Berks County. The suspects were wanted for various violations of the Pennsylvania Controlled Substance Act, specifically Delivery of a Controlled Substances, which included heroin, methamphetamine, cocaine, marijuana, and synthetic marijuana.

 This investigation began with separate complaints from confidential sources and concerned citizens regarding drug activity in their neighborhoods. During the investigation, undercover detectives purchased amounts of controlled substances with street values ranging from $20 to $280 from the suspects. 
 

Subsequently, detectives obtained arrest warrants for the following suspects. The warrants were issued by Magisterial District Judges throughout Berks County. The names highlighted in red were arrested and are in custody. The remaining individuals remain at large: 

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  • Andrew Louis Person, age 29; 115 North Walnut Street, Birdsboro
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin & Conspiracy to these charges
  • Adam Galan, age 43; address unknown
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Reginald Robertson, age 60; 124 Arlington Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Edwin Viera-Couvertier, age 54; 336 North 9th Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Paris Carol, age 49; 234 North 5th Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Cocaine
  • Keon Massey, age 22; 525 Lancaster Avenue, Apt. 211, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Marijuana
  • Jovannie Demetri Gordon, age 22; 525 Lancaster Avenue, Apt. 211, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Marijuana
  • Miguel Rodriguez-Torres, age 44; 731 North 9th Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Cocaine
  • Ceferino Figueroa-Santiago, age 39; 229 Hudson Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Octavio Alvarado, age 29; 143 South 3rd Street, Coatesville
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Cocaine
  • Ramon Rivera-Ortiz, age 20; 228 Jameson Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Synthetic Marijuana
  • Norberto Vargas-Fontanez, age 58; 214 Rose Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Seth Bennett-Sweetsir, age 25; 2027 Hale Court, Wyomissing
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Marijuana
  • Arvin Vazquez-Cintron, age 23; 130 North 5th Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin & Cocaine
  • Zachary Evans, age 33; 1118 Locust Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Cocaine
  • Victor Perez, age 52; 108 North 3rd Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Amauris Reynoso, age 26; 110 Douglass Street, 2nd floor, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin
  • Michael Barlow, age 22, 330 Port Clinton Avenue, Hamburg
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Methamphetamine
  • Ann Marie Hill, age 48; 115 North Walnut Street, Birdsboro
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin & Conspiracy to these charges
  • Jason Figueroa, age 31; 222 North 9th Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Synthetic Marijuana
  • Luis Angel Garcia, age 27; 1300 North 11th Street
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin & Synthetic Marijuana
  • Yahel Rivera-Dones, age 19; 1300 North 11th Street, Reading
    • Possession / PWI / Delivery of Heroin & Synthetic Marijuana