PoliceOne Staff Report (LOWELL, Mass.) -- Police arrested a Boston police officer on Jan. 10 after he tried to buy heroin from a local drug dealer, authorities said.
Daniel E. Dwyer, 34, has been charged with possession of heroin and possession of a hypodermic needle and syringe.
City and state police were conducting surveillance on Merrimack Street about 2 p.m. when they spotted a gray sedan, driven by Dwyer, stop and pick up a known drug dealer, Luis Negron, authorities said.
Dwyer drove Negron to another drug dealer where heroin was allegedly purchased, according to police.