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Stamford Barber Accused Of Selling Drugs On The Job

Stamford police charged a Smith Street barber with selling cocaine.
Stamford police charged a Smith Street barber with selling cocaine. Photo Credit: Jay Polansky

STAMFORD, Conn. -- A Smith Street barber is facing a host of criminal charges after police, acting on a tip, found him with cocaine and more than $1,200 in cash during a traffic stop, according to the Stamford Advocate.

It had long been rumored that Angel Rodriguez, 40, was selling cocaine from his barber shop, according to the Stamford Advocate. A search of his apartment after his arrest revealed another 11 grams of cocaine worth an estimated $1,100, an electronic scale and bags for selling the drug, according to the Stamford Advocate.

Rodriguez was charged with operating a drug factory, possession of cocaine and possession of cocaine with intent to sell, according to the Stamford Advocate.

Click here to read the Stamford Advocate story.

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