At about 12:26 PM on Thursday January 14, 2021, officers assigned to the District E-13 Drug Control Unit arrested Osvaldo Medina, 33, of Jamaica Plain on numerous charges as a result of a lengthy drug investigation in the area of 25 Armstrong Street in Jamaica Plain. The suspect was placed in custody after a brief foot pursuit.

Officers continued their investigation, executing a search warrant at the suspect’s residence, which led to the recovery of over $260,000 in U.S. Currency, approximately 455 grams of cocaine along with several plastic bags of marijuana and other assorted drug paraphernalia.

The suspect will appear in West Roxbury District Court on charges of Trafficking Class B Drugs (+200 Grams), Distribution of Class A and B Drugs (2nd and Subsequent) and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class D Drugs.