Onset Man Arrested After Search Warrant Service.

murdockOn Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at approximately 3:00 PM, Wareham Police Department detectives executed a search warrant regarding the sale and possession of illegal drugs by 24 year old resident Keith Murdock at #20-A Old Onset Road, located in the Onset section of town.

Upon entry into the home, Keith Murdock was observed fleeing from a slider door at the rear of the residence. After a brief foot chase, Mr. Murdock was apprehended and returned to the residence, where he was found to possess 21 Oxycodone/Hydrochloride Percocet 30 mg. pills, which were hidden on his person in a plastic baggie.

A search of Mr. Murdock’s bedroom revealed a total amount of $8,200, which was hidden in various cash amounts in clothing items. The cash, which was believed to be proceeds derived from the sale of illegal narcotics, was seized as evidence.

Keith Murdock was placed under arrest for Possession of a Class B Substance with Intent to Distribute and later posted bail at the Wareham Police Department. He was to be arraigned at the Wareham 4th District Court on Thursday, January 16, 2014.