Man facing drug possession, weapons charges

A Stratford man is facing multiple drug possession and weapons charges after his arrest on Thursday.

Eric Herman

Eric Herman, 27, is being charged with two counts of possession of narcotics with intent to sell, one count of possession of narcotics with intent to sell within 1,500 feet of a daycare, first-degree reckless endangerment, improper storage of a loaded firearm, illegal transfer of a firearm, and criminal possession of a firearm.

Stratford Police officers from the narcotics vice and intelligence unit executed a search warrant at 317 Stony Brook Road relating to narcotics sales. Police said detectives learned during the investigation that Herman was involved in the sale of prescription pills, heroin, and crack cocaine. Police said officers also seized a large amount of oxycodone, OxyContin and crack cocaine. Detectives also seized a loaded firearm, which was in easy access of a minor child and a large amount of money.

Police recovered three stolen firearms in a separate investigation.

Herman is being held on a $20,000 bond and is scheduled to appear on Feb. 20 in Bridgeport Superior Court.

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  • Larry C

    Good work SPD. You guys and gals make me proud.

    • Danny Cook

      They did good. Yes, Stratford have drug dealers and drug users. Give this thug life in jail.

  • SCR

    According to the state, he was actually arrested by Bridgeport police and was cited for a single charge of “sale of hallucinogen”.

    • Donny Chef

      Melvin is reporting it was Stratford police and he knows more than you SCR

      • SCR

        The Star doesn’t allow links to be posted. If they did, i would post the link. If you doubt me, then check it for yourself. CT Judicial>Case Lookup>Criminal/MV>Pending Case-Search By Defendant> E. Herman.nDocket # for this arrest is: F02B-CR18-0300734-S.

        • Tom

          You can always check with the Public Safety Director too. He is very knowledgeable about all areas of the town.

          • Danny Cook

            Very true Tom.

      • Danny Cook

        Yes he does. Do not mind SCR for he does not know what he is writing about. Many of us wondering what SCR real name is.

        • Who is SCR

          Sous Chef RetirednA sous-chef de cuisine is a chef who is “the second in command in a kitchen; the person ranking next after the executive chef.”

          • Danny Cook

            Now tell us all his real name. He insult and harass people behind his fake name.

      • Danny Cook

        My cat, Tippy knows more than SCR. We all wondering what their real name is.

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