Police Charge Two with Drug Trafficking Near Lafayette Square

A Haverhill couple is due to be arraigned in Haverhill District Court on drug trafficking charges after their arrests in connection with an investigation by Haverhill Police detectives.

Police report 34-year-old Israel Rosado and 32-year-old Christine Crawford, both of Haverhill, were arrested at 1:15 p.m., Tuesday, at 15 Broadway. Each is charged with trafficking of class A and class B substances, conspiracy to violate drug laws, and a school zone violation.

In other police news, a local woman was arrested on a charge of shoplifting by concealment in connection with an investigation late Tuesday night in the Monument Square area. Police report 34-year-old Sarah Nickerson of Haverhill was arrested at 11:40 p.m., Tuesday, at 259 Main Street.