Police: Man arrested in Bridgeport drug bust

Police say 25-year-old Edward Johnson Jr. was arrested during a police raid at his home yesterday.

Police say 25-year-old Edward Johnson Jr. was arrested during a police raid at his home yesterday. (9/8/16)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say a man is off the streets today after he was caught selling drugs out of his home.

Police say 25-year-old Edward Johnson Jr. was arrested during a police raid at his home yesterday.

Investigators say they recovered $15,000 in cash, a loaded unregistered handgun, as well as a large amount of marijuana and crack.

Two other men were also arrested after investigators say they watched them buy drugs from Johnson.

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