Lancaster City man charged in drug bust

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Edwin Flores-Martinez

LANCASTER, Pa. – Lancaster City Police arrest a suspected drug dealer.   Edwin Flores-Martinez, 38, was taken into custody following a raid of a home at 22 Conestoga Street.   At about 9:45 am this morning, officers assigned to the Selective Enforcement Unit(SEU) with assistance from the Street Operation(SOG) and patrol officers executed a search warrant at that address. The raid was the result of a month long investigation into suspected drug activity at the home.

During the search, 1.52 grams of heroin, packaging material indicative of sale and $340.00 in cash were seized.  The home was also condemned after a Lancaster City Housing Authority inspection.

Charges against Flores-Martinez include Possession With Intent to Deliver Heroin and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  Following arraignment Martinez was sent to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $50,000 bail.  A preliminary hearing is scheduled for later this month.


Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.