Orleans Police Arrest Alleged Meth Cook

Month-long, multi-agency investigation leads to Friday bust...

From the Orleans Police Department:

Following a month-long narcotics investigation from the Orleans Police Department, the Drug Enforcement Agency and the Boston Police Clandestine Drug Laboratory, an Orleans man was arrested this afternoon subsequent to a motor vehicle stop on Route 6A in Orleans, Ma.

Peter V. Farnsworth, 60, of Orleans was taken into custody by Detective Sergeant Andrew McLaughlin shortly before 2:00 pm and charged with possession of class B and the unlawful manufacture of Methamphetamines. He is scheduled to be arraigned Monday, November 5th at 9:00 am.

Barnstable County Sherriff’s Office Criminal Investigators also assisted with the investigation.

Additional charges are pending.


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