Police recently arrested a Hackensack New Jersey man accused of distributing marijuana across Bergen County, NJ.
Local law enforcement in Hackensack learned about the possible drug activity and immediately alerted the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force. The task force then started a two-month-long probe into the 31-year-old suspect. The investigation involved local Hackensack police and the Bergen County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit.
Once the investigation was complete, police executed a search warrant at the suspect’s apartment in Hackensack, NJ. A subsequent search of the home allegedly led police to find one pound of marijuana, hashish, and marijuana-laced cakes. Police officers also allegedly discovered drug paraphernalia and roughly $7,500 cash.
The suspect, who reportedly goes by the nickname “Smooth,” is accused of delivering marijuana throughout Bergen County.
The suspect faces serious criminal charges for possession with the intent to distribute marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia.
After being placed under arrest and charged, the suspect was moved to the Bergen County Jail in Hackensack, New Jersey. He was being held at the correctional facility in lieu of $150,000 bail.
For further information about this case, check out the NJ.com article entitled “Marijuana-Laced Cakes Seized in N.J. Raid, Prosecutor Says.”