Hartford police say they have shut down a drug factory on Roosevelt Street, and seized more than three-thousand bags of heroin, as well as drug cutting and packaging material and weapons. Two people were arrested in the case.
Police say 28-year-old Edward Cruz of 74 Roosevelt Street is held in lieu of $600,000 bond, charged with operating a drug factory, and other drug and weapons charges. 26-year-old Denis Murtic of Bates Street also faces drug and weapons charges. His bond was set at half a million dollars.