Police make narcotics arrest in West End

As the ongoing investigation into the West End neighborhood narcotics activity continues, Bristol Police have made another arrest.
Alex Aponte, 21, of 36 Park St., Bristol was arrested on Tuesday, Sept. 10, and charged with three counts sale of narcotics and three counts sale of narcotics within 1500 feet of a school.
According to a press release, “Aponte is alleged to have been selling narcotics in the West End area of Bristol, and within 1500 feet of St. Anthony’s School and the Immanuel Lutheran School.”
He was held on a $450,000 bond.
In addition to that arrest, Leonel Rodriguez, 38, of 86 Colony St., Bristol was also arrested on a warrant for violation of probation.
“He was on probation from an arrest in West Haven for possession of narcotics, and criminal possession of a weapon,” a release said. He was held on a court set $25,000 bond.