Connecticut man arrested after boy finds bag of drugs at an East Haven Subway

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An arrest was made Friday after a seven-year-old boy found a bag of drugs in a potato chip display at Subway.

The child was not hurt when he discovered the baggie of cocaine and fentanyl.

Related: PD: Nearly 200 grams of cocaine seized in New Britain drug bust

Officers say they identified the suspect of the alleged owner of the baggie as Henry Marrero-Rodriguez. Police say it fell out of his pocket about a half-hour before the child was in the restaurant. 

Subway says the staff took immediate action and called police. 

Marrero-Rodriguez is facing charges including risk of injury to a minor. 

Related: Fatal fentanyl overdoses increase 12 percent in Connecticut

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