DANBURY, CT — Police charged a Danbury man with multiple drug- and weapon-related offenses following an investigation.
The Danbury Police Department began their investigation of Felipe “Savi” Rosa, 32, after receiving multiple complaints from residents that he was selling illegal drugs throughout the city, according to Det. Lt. Mark Williams.
“Shortly thereafter, an investigation was initiated, during which time investigators witnessed Rosa engage in several suspected drug transactions,” Williams said.
On Thursday morning, DPD investigators, joined by agents from the Drug Enforcement Agency, established a surveillance of Rosa’s car and Division Street residence.
At approximately 12:30 p.m., police saw Rosa leaving his residence and drive to a nearby shopping center, where he was taken into custody.
During a search of Rosa’s residence, investigators say they found several thousand dollars, a loaded pistol, several pounds of marijuana, assorted narcotics, and drug paraphernalia.
Police charged Rosa with operating a drug factory, possession of less than 8 ounces of cannabis in a locked container, manufacturing cannabis with intent to sell, three counts of possession of a controlled substance, three counts of possession of a controlled substance with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia, criminal possession of a pistol, criminal possession of ammunition, and risk of injury to a child.
Rosa is being held at the Danbury Police Department pending a court appearance or being released on a $300,000 bond.
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