Yarmouth Police arrest man with 109 previous criminal charges

A man with 109 previous criminal charges is facing serious drug allegations in Yarmouth.

At around 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, officers stopped a rented car for a moving violation, according to Yarmouth Police. 

Police say both people in the car were acting suspiciously when officers approached the vehicle. Police say a K-9 unit detected drugs near the passenger’s buttocks. 

Officers discovered four bags of heroin, eight bags of crack cocaine and one prescription pill, according to police. 

Police then arrested the passenger, Wykeem Lloyd Price, 29, of Boston and charged him with felony possession to distribute a class A drug (subsequent offense), felony possession to distribute a class B drug (subsequent offense) and felony possession to distribute a class E drug (subsequent offense). 

According to police, Price has previously faced 109 criminal charges including gun and drug offenses. 

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