YCPD Arrest 1; Seize Firearm and Significant Quantity of Drugs

On December 8th, 2021, members of the York City Police Department and York County Drug Task Force, along with the assistance of the ATF and York County Sheriff’s Department, arrested Joseph Maldonado-Vallespi for the unlawful selling of fentanyl and crack cocaine. A search warrant was conducted on Maldonado’s residence.

A search of Maldonado's residence netted approximately:

-250 grams of suspected fentanyl and heroin (powder)

-30 plus grams (over 35 bags) of crack cocaine

-133 bundles of heroin/fentanyl (over 1,300 bags estimated at 33 grams of heroin/fentanyl)

-23 bags of marijuana (estimated at 80 grams)

-$2,800 in cash

-a CPX1 9mm handgun

Maldonado was turned over to central booking for arraignment. He was remanded to York County Prison on his new charges.