Wareham Police Arrest Falmouth Man on Drug Charges

Possession to distribute suspected cocaine and suspected heroin...
Elie Finklea, age 36, of Falmouth faces drug distribution charges in Wareham District Court. (WPD booking photo)

From the Wareham Police Department:

On Sunday December 8, at 1:42 a.m., Juvenile Detective Karl Baptiste observed a male sitting in a parked car at the corner of Onset Avenue and Grove Street.

While investigating, the Juvenile Detective saw multiple baggies containing suspected cocaine, as well as a baggie of suspected heroin on the front passenger seat.

The male was placed under arrest, and the narcotics were confiscated.

Elie Finklea (36), of Falmouth, is charged with possession with intent to distribute a Class “B” drug, and possession with intent to distribute a Class “A” drug.

He was held on $1,000 cash bail and expected to appear in Wareham District Court on Monday morning.

Officer Justin Silveira assisted in the arrest.


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