Three LaPorte residents were arrested on Friday on cocaine charges.
LaPorte Metro Operations Unit detectives served an arrest warrant to Gregory Green for Dealing Cocaine, a Class B Felony. Then, Larry R. Phillips, Jr. was arrested a short time later for delivering cocaine to Green’s address. Phillips has been charged with Possession of Cocaine, a Class B Felony.
Further investigation led to a search warrant that was executed at an apartment complex on Lincolnway in LaPorte. Arrested was Miguel Rosalez-Palomare. Police recovered 21.7 grams of cocaine and approximately $1,800 in cash at that residence. Rosalez-Palomare is being held in the LaPorte County Jail pending disposition in LaPorte Circuit Court.
LaPorte officers said this investigation was conducted in approximately two hours. The LaPorte City Police Department assisted in the case.