An investigation by the Wallingford Police Department’s Narcotics Unit and the Merdien Police Department’s Crime Suppression unit has resulted in the arrest of 23 year old Edwin Caldas of Meriden.
Police had received information that Caldas was part of a large group of people selling a large amount of Ecstasy. Caldas was apprehended in the Grove Street area of Meriden.
According to police Caldas was in possession of 1.7 grams of the drug and another 4.7 grams along with packaging materials , including a digital scale, cutting agents and small plastic bags were found In Caldas’ home.
Caldas was charged with Possession of a Hallucinogen with Intent to sell,Possession of a Hallucinogen and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Caldas is due in Meriden Superior Court for both his Meriden And Wallingford arrests August 22.He also had an outstanding warrant for Failure to Appear and has an August 20 date in Middletown Superior Court in that warrant.