Three Brighton men plead not guilty to charges of dealing heroin

Three Brighton men pleaded not guilty Tuesday to charges of dealing heroin in Brighton and Revere, Suffolk prosecutors said. The three men — Jean Carlos Arias Tejada, Enyer Osiel Martinez Avalos, and Rafael Maysonet-Pagan, all 24 — were arraigned in Chelsea District Court, with each of them being charged with 13 counts of distribution of a Class A substance, two counts of trafficking in a Class A substance, unlawful possession of ammunition, and unlawful possession of a firearm, said Jake Wark, spokesman for the Suffolk district attorney’s office. Tejada and Avalos both also face additional charges of possessing a fraudulent Massachusetts identification card, Wark said in an e-mail.


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