Springfield Police: 50 bags of “Spider Man” heroin seized

Officers also seized $163 in cash.

Jose Lopez, courtesy of the Springfield Police Department

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Springfield Police seized 50 bags of heroin with the logo “Spider Man” following an arrest of a man on a BMX bike.

Springfield Police Sgt. John Delaney told 22News officers saw the drug transaction around 5:30 p.m. on Thursday involving a man riding a BMX bike.

When officers were approaching Jose Lopez, 26, he ditched his BMX bike and started running towards the Rt. 91 underpass. Officers were able to tackle Lopez, and recovered 50 bags of “Spider Man” heroin.

Lopez was charged with possession of heroin with intent to distribute. Officers also seized $163 in cash. Lopez will be arraigned Friday morning.