Update: Shrewsbury Man Faces Firearm And Drug Counts

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Multiple drug and firearms charges have been leveled against a Shrewsbury man.
Multiple drug and firearms charges have been leveled against a Shrewsbury man. Photo Credit: File

SHREWSBURY, Mass. ‒ A Shrewsbury man faces a number of charges, including firearms violations, drug possession and larceny, after Shrewsbury Police said he and a co-defendant were caught stealing rims and tires.

According to a statement released by Shrewsbury Police, on Dec. 11 at 1:20 a.m., Shrewsbury Officer David Faucher and Officer Patrick Robert saw a motor vehicle in the Shrewsbury Green Apartments with two rims and tires missing.

The officers investigated and found another vehicle nearby with its doors open and engine running. After a search, Faucher and Robert found two suspects in hiding.

Justin Wogan, 23, of 352 Grafton St., Shrewsbury, and Christian Castro, 22, of 2 Flagg Road, Worcester, were arrested and charged with larceny over $250 and malicious destruction of property.

Police then obtained a search warrant for the van, which resulted in additional charges filed against Wogan: 

  • Three counts of possession of a large-capacity firearm and ammunition;
  • Possession of a firearm without a firearms identification card;
  • Possession of a firearms silencer;
  • Possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number;
  • Four drug possession counts for Class A, B, C and E substances
  • Possession of a Class D substance with intent to distribute

Both Defendants were arraigned at Westborough District Court Dec. 12.

Download the complete police incident log for Dec.10 to 12 at the link below.

Attached: Shrewsbury Police Log for Dec.10 to Dec. 12 (shrewsbury_police_incident_log_12.11.12-12.12.12.pdf)

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Everyone wants 'gun control', whatever those words mean. The charges above should put these two in jail for at least 10 years - on the gun charges alone! Anyone want to be they don't do 2 years? Then, tack on the drug charges.... any takers on my bet? Please?