OPERATION COMMON CURE LANDS FIVE BEHIND BARS

On Thursday, May 19, 2011, officers from Area A-1 (Downtown) and members of the Area A Neighborhood Drug Unit conducted Operation Common Cure, a police initiative designed to address and remedy various quality of life concerns (emphasizing drug-related activities) adversely effecting the areas in and around the downtown area including the Boston Common and the Theatre District. As a result of Thursday’s operation, officers arrested the following five suspects: Wade Crawford, 53, of Boston for Possession & Distribution of Class B Drugs

Richard Clark, 60, of Boston for Possession & Distribution of Class B Drugs

Fredi Rodriguez, 42, of Boston for Possession & Distribution of Class B Drugs

Nesuh Gebrechristos, 26, of Boston for Possession & Distribution of Class B Drugs

Irene Rodriguez, 34, of Winthrop for Possession & Distribution of Class C Drugs