Angel Cruz charged in Stamford drug bust

Police say they seized cocaine and thousands of dollars in cash. (4/9/14)

STAMFORD - Stamford police say they seized cocaine and thousands of dollars in cash in a drug bust.

Officers say they stopped Angel Cruz, 38, of  Waterbury, right before he made a sale.

Investigators say they got a tip that Cruz was expected to deliver cocaine to a gas station on Saturday.  

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Officers say they were waiting for Cruz when he arrived and found him carrying 1.5 ounces of cocaine, and more than $22,000.

Cruz is charged with possession of narcotics and intent to sell.

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