Bethel teen arrested on drug charges
Police observed the 16-year-old leave a residence on East Lane and enter a vehicle that had circled the neighborhood six times.
Police followed the vehicle and watched the 16-year-old get out at a stop sign.
Police arrested the 16-year-old for possession of less than four ounces of marijuana and possession with intent to sell.
After officers were unsuccessful in their efforts to stop the vehicle, the driver pulled over for a marked police cruiser. The operator,
Police said Pepe did not comply with the officer's requests to stop or exit his vehicle when approached.
Further investigation resulted in the seizure of scales, plastic bags and more than $2,000 cash.
Both individuals were held on $5,000 bond pending their arraignment Monday in Danbury Superior Court.