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Two brothers arrested on several drug charges

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Two brothers from Woonsocket are being held without bail after being arraigned on Tuesday. On August 9th members of the Woonsocket police department executed a search warrant for a home on second avenue, officials seized crack cocaine, cocaine, hydrocodone pills and heroin.

The estimated street value of the items seized was $1,000, in addition to the items seized a handgun and approximately $26,000 in cash was located.

Ernest Brochu Jr, 21 (Left) was arrested and charged with two counts of Manufacturing/Possession/Intent to Deliver Schedule 1/II, one count of Manufacturing/Possession/Delivery Schedule III/IV, and Distribute Controlled Substance near School based on the fact that the residence is located about 500' from an Elementary School.

Ryan Brochu, 20 (Right) was also charged with two counts of Manufacturing/Possession/Intent to Deliver Schedule 1/II, one count of Manufacturing/Possession/Delivery Schedule III/IV, Carry Dangerous Weapons when in Crime of Violence, and Distribute Controlled Substance near School.

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