Police arrested two men on multiple drug charges after a traffic stop on Route 6A on July 30.
At 10:58 PM Officer Nathan Reid was driving in the area of Route 6A near Quaker Meetinghouse Road when he reported seeing a vehicle crossing the center line multiple times.
After stopping the vehicle, Officer Reid identified the driver as Ryan P. McCann, 30, of South Weymouth. While talking with Mr. McCann, the officer asked if he had used any narcotics recently. Mr. McCann admitted that he and his passenger had just shot up fentanyl, according to the police report.
His passenger was identified as James B. Curran Jr., 36, of Dorchester.
Officer Reid asked if there were any drugs in the vehicle. The men replied that there were drugs in the trunk of the car, according to the police report. The drugs found included fentanyl, methamphetamine, and mushrooms, the report said.
Mr. Curran was also found to have multiple outstanding warrants for his arrest including for trespassing, larceny from a building, and sexual conduct for a fee, police said.
As a result of the stop, Mr. McCann was arrested and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of drugs, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, a marked lanes violation, possession with intent to distribute a Class A drug, possession of a Class A drug, possession of a Class C drug, and conspiracy to violate drug laws.
Mr. Curran was arrested on three outstanding charges, possession with intent to distribute a Class A drug, possession of a Class A drug, possession of a Class C drug, and conspiracy to violate drug laws.