Quinnipiac student arrested, illegal drugs found

Quinnipiac student Zachary Roberts - photo provided by Hamden Police Department

Quinnipiac student Zachary Roberts - photo provided by Hamden Police Department

Luca Triant

Hamden Police has released a statement saying a Quinnipiac student was arrested for the possession of illegal drugs.

Officers responded to a call at the university on Jan. 30. Quinnipiac student, 20-year-old, Zachary Roberts, was taken into custody after the officers searched his car. 

The report says the student’s car was carrying 45.3 grams of marijuana, 11 grams of hallucinogenic mushrooms, 9.4 grams of cocaine and 26 Xanax pills.

Roberts is charged with two counts of possession of narcotics, possession of marijuana, possession of hallucinogens and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

He is set to appear at the Meriden Superior Court on Feb. 13.