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Hartford man accused of selling drugs out of apartment

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A 26-year-old man was arrested Thursday for allegedly selling drugs out of a Hartford home. 

Police say that last month, narcotics detectives received information about a suspect selling cocaine from the area of 139 Franklin Avenue. A surveillance buy/bust operation was then conducted so police could obtain a search warrant of Apartment 2N at that address. 

On Thursday, police conducted the warrant operation and allegedly found drugs and drug packaging materials in the apartment. 

As a result, Lemanual Rivera was arrested and charged with possession of narcotics, possession of narcotics with intent to sell, drug factory and risk of injury to a minor

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