2 suspected drug dealers arrested in Fairfield

Fairfield police say it was a upset neighbor that led to the arrests of two suspected drug dealers and one of their customers this week.

Police say they arrested Javier Rodriguez and Christian Rodriguez after neighbors complained of repeated drug deals.

Police say they arrested Javier Rodriguez and Christian Rodriguez after neighbors complained of repeated drug deals. (5/4/16)

FAIRFIELD - Fairfield police say it was a upset neighbor that led to the arrests of two suspected drug dealers and one of their customers this week.

Police say they arrested Javier Rodriguez, 28,  and Christian Rodriguez, 22, of Bridgeport.

Police say neighbors had complained about repeated drug deals in the area of Roselle Street. 

Police say the men admitted to selling a small amount of marijuana to Nicholas Bandanza, 20, of Fairfield, but they also found Bandanza had 10 packets of heroin.

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