The Southington Police Department announced two arrests as a result of a Special Investigations Unit investigation that began in April 2015. Tagen Legnani and Robert Dlugolenski were both arrested for the sale of drugs as a result of multiple warrants.
In April, police received information that Legnani was selling marijuana within the Town of Southington. Based on this information, three controlled purchases of marijuana were made from Legnani. As a result of this investigation, three arrest warrants were issued by the Bristol Superior Court charging him with sale of marijuana.
On Tuesday, Sept. 22, at approximately 8 p.m., Legnani was located at his residence and taken into custody without incident. He was processed and charged with three separate incidents of selling marijuana and was held on a $75,000 bond. He was scheduled to appear in Bristol Superior Court on Sept. 23.
At the same time in April, police received information that Dlugolenski, 27, of Southington, was selling marijuana and heroin within the Town of Southington. Based on this information, two controlled purchases of marijuana and two controlled purchase of narcotics were made from Dlugolenski. As a result of this investigation, four arrest warrants were issued.
On Wednesday, Sept. 30, at approximately 8:50 a.m., Dlugolenski was located at his residence and taken into custody without incident. He was processed and charged with two counts of selling narcotics and two counts of selling marijuana. He was held lieu of a total of $400,000 bond and was scheduled to appear in Bristol Superior Court on Oct. 1.
Warrants for all the arrests were sealed at the time of the arrest, and no further information will be released by police.