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Hartford Market Drug Bust

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Los Cubanitos Market Bust Cash-Hartford Police photo

Detectives from  the Hartford Police Department Vice and Narcotics Division executed a search and seizure warrant at  the Los Cubanitos Market on Park Street Wednesday morning  and arrested the owner, 46 year old  Henry Depena  on  6 charges including,Possession of Narcotics with Intent to Sell and Operating  a Drug Factory.

Detectives  seized  over  $4,000 in cash along with  a large quantity of  illegal prescription drugs, including Oxycodone,Suboxone and Viagra.

It is the   4th time  in less than 5 years   Hartford Police have conducted  an operation on the  market for  similar activity. It also has been the  location of over 150 police actions in the past 5 years.

Depena is due in  court August 14.

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