Amherst man charged with selling heroin, crack from parents’ basement

AMHERST – Police charged a 33-year-old man with selling heroin and crack cocaine from his parents’ Amherst home.

The arrest of Jason Dessureault of Amherst followed an undercover investigation into local drug sales.

Amherst police arrested Dessureault on multiple felony-level drug charges on Thursday.

He was arraigned Friday in district court where bail was set at $20,000 cash pending a June 25 probable cause hearing.

– KATHY CLEVELAND