AUGUSTA – An off-duty state trooper’s sharp eyes resulted in a pair of men from massachusetts being charged with drug trafficking.
Trooper Andrew Hardy saw what he thought was a drug deal going down in the parking lot of an Augusta fast-food restaurant.
Augusta police were notified, found and arrested 20-year-old Rory Kavanagh and24-year-old Nicholas Caponigro.
More than four hundred dollars was seized as well as two pounds of marijuana.
Both men are being held at the Kennebec County Jail.