Everett Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie announced the arrest of an individual charged with a narcotics offense following a motor vehicle stop. Reportedly, on Tuesday, May 15, Patrolman Corey Young observed a motor vehicle commit a traffic violation; he stopped the vehicle and detected an overwhelming odor of marijuana. A search of the vehicle allegedly revealed a large plastic bag of marijuana, five individually wrapped bags of marijuana, numerous bags of edible marijuana substances, a digital scale, a cellphone, $3,740 in U.S. Currency and a mason jar containing hallucinogenic mushrooms. Arrested without incident was Rasaen Sorrell, 25, of Malden.
Sorell was charged with Possession of a Controlled Class D Substance with Intent to Distribute. Sorrell was arraigned at Malden District Court on Tuesday, May 15, 2018.