Nashua Granite Shield arrests

Arrested Tuesday on drug-related charges in Nashua as part of Operation Granite Shield were top, from left, Wilfredo Cruz, Robert Bouchard and Michael Griggs and bottom, from left, John Gora and Gerald Derochea.

NASHUA — Four city men and another from Hudson were arrested Tuesday and charged with drug-related crimes as part of Operation Granite Shield, police said.

Wilfredo Cruz, 43, no fixed address in Nashua, was charged with two counts of sale of heroin, second offense. He was held without bail and was scheduled to be arraigned on Wednesday.

Robert Bouchard, 31, of 18 Rena Ave., Hudson, was charged with two counts of sale of Suboxone. Bouchard was released on personal recognizance bail and is scheduled for arraignment on Dec. 20.

Michael Griggs, 39, no fixed address in Nashua, was charged with possession of heroin. He was released on personal recognizance bail and is to be arraigned on Dec. 20.

John Gora, 43, no fixed address, was charged with prostitution. Released on personal recognizance bail, Gora will be arraigned Dec. 20.

Gerald Derochea, 35, no fixed address in Nashua, was charged with possession of methamphetamine. He was released on personal recognizance bail and is to be arraigned Dec. 20.