Drug Bust in the Park

Two arrests have been made  in a bust /buy  operation in Henry Park in Vernon.

42 year old Shawn Keaton of Hartford  who has a long  criminal history and has previously been arrested by the East Central Narcotics Task Force was taken into custody without incident Thursday afternoon after authorities say he had his  girlfriend  27 year old Zayas Zuski of East Hartford  sell heroin in the parking lot.

Task  Force members seized  80 bags of heroin and marijuana.There were two small children  were  present during the arrest and  the Department of Children and Families has been notified.

Keaton was charged  with Conspiracy/Sale of Heroin,Conspiracy/Possession of Heroin, Possession of Marijuana  and Risk of Injury.

Zuski faces  charges of  Sale of Heroin,Possession of Heroin and Risk of Injury.

Bond was set at $75,000 each,


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