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Spencer Man Arrested for Stolen Vehicle, Drugs, Gun in Worcester

By Tom Marino | November 30, 2023
Last Updated: November 30, 2023

WORCESTER – A Worcester Police officer on patrol on Wednesday morning, Nov. 29,  identified a vehicle reported stolen, leading to the arrest of a local man on several charges.

At around 10 AM, the officer located two men in a parking lot at 973 Main St. working on a Kia with Michigan plates. The officer determined the vehicle was reported stolen.

During the investigation, officers located a handgun in the pocket of one of the men, Ryan Madelle, 31, of Spencer. Madelle does not have a license to possess a firearm. Police also discovered bags with when they believed to be cocaine.

Police did not report any information on the second man at the scene.

Madelle faces charges of:

  • Receiving Stolen Property over $1200;
  • Unlawfully Carrying a Firearm;
  • Possession of a Large Capacity Firearm;
  • Possession of a Class B Substance with Intent to Distribute; and
  • Possession of a Large Capacity Firearm while Committing a Felony.

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