Danbury Police car. Thursday afternoon. January 17, 2019, in Danbury, Conn.
DANBURY — A 38-year old Danbury man was arrested on multiple drug-related charges after officers with a court-authorized search and seizure warrant conducted a search of his car, according to police.
At about 3 p.m. March 7, detectives from the Special Investigations Division and members of the Patrol Division executed the warrant regarding the sale of illegal drugs, including prescription opioid medication, in the city, police said.
Bounmy Douangta of South Street sat in his car in a private parking lot on Newtown Road as officers searched his vehicle, a police statement said.
As a result of the search, officers seized $760 along with Oxycodone and Amphetamine/Dextroamphetamine pills, police said.
Douangta was arrested and transported to the Danbury Police Department, where he was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, two counts of possession of a narcotics substance with intent to sell and three counts of possession of a controlled substance.
He was held on $100,000 cash bond, police said.
Christine DeRosa is a shoreline reporter for Hearst Connecticut Media, focusing on education and youth. She has previously covered juvenile justice and breaking news at the Juvenile Justice Information Exchange and the Staten Island Advance and holds a Master’s degree from the Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY.