Quincy police say man sold drugs from van with 2 children in the back

Police say they found an infant and a child less than 2 years old sitting in the back of the van.

QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — A man is accused of dealing drugs out of a minivan in Quincy while two young children were in the backseat.

The Patriot Ledger reports that the man was arrested Wednesday after officers saw him stop the van outside a home and sell about 8 grams of cocaine.

Police say they found an infant and a child less than 2 years old sitting in the back of the van. A woman was also a passenger in the van.

The man has not been identified and is accused of providing a fake ID that lists stolen information.

He faces charges including distribution of cocaine, reckless endangerment of children, conspiracy to violate drug laws and identity fraud.

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The woman was not charged and told police she didn’t know about the drug deal.

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