Chelmsford Man Caught Selling Oxycontin on Craigslist
Police answered a want ad for illegal prescriptions and arrested the seller.
Stephen J. Lombardo, 39, of 20 Worthen St. was arrested by Nashua Police on Aug. 30 after being charged with sale of the narcotic drug oxycontin, a class B felony.
The investigation was initiated on Aug. 13 from and online web tips received by the Nashua Police Narcotics Intelligence Division. It was reported that an “add” was posted on Craigslist advertising the sale of percocet and oxycontin pills.
Members of the Narcotics Intelligence Division then opened an investigation and located the post which read “OC 80’s and Perc 10’s FOR SALE!!”
The Narcotics Division then contacted Lombardo at the email address which he provided to set up purchase of oxycontin. Lombardo agreed to meet within the City of Nashua and complete the transaction to the undercover officer.