Hamden PD: Suspect Had Oxycodone Pills in Parking Lot

The Hamden Police Department Street Interdiction Team ended a drug investigation with the arrest of a suspect who reportedly had Oxycodone pills.

According to a press release, David Jackson, 58, of 807 B Dixwell Ave., New Haven, was arrested in the parking lot of a Hamden restaurant on March 26. A search of his motor vehicle led to the seizure of eight Oxycodone pills. Officers also (more…)

Hamden police: Man used forged prescription to try to get 90 Oxycodone pills – New Haven…

HAMDEN >> A 22-year-old New Haven man was arrested Wednesday evening after trying to redeem a prescription for 90 Oxycodone pills, police said.

Daronne Gibson, 22, of 622 Winchester Ave., was charged with illegally obtaining a prescription and third-degree forgery, said Capt. Ronald Smith in a press release. Police had responded to the Rite Aid Pharmacy at 2175 Dixwell Ave. after receiving (more…)

Police: Man Tried to Fill Fake Oxycodone Prescription

A New Haven man is facing charges that he forged a prescription for Oxycodone and tried to get it filled at a Hamden pharmacy.

On Thursday police received a report of an attempt to pass a fraudulent prescription at CVS at 2045 Dixwell Avenue, according to Hamden Police spokesman Capt. Ronald Smith.

Officers learned that Frederick Holloway, 59, of 114 Osborn Ave., New Haven, (more…)