Police & Fire

Hopatcong: 17-Year-Old With CDS

 

DATE: 01/27/13                     CASE:13hb01123

NAME OF THE ACCUSED: 17- year old male

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AGE OF THE ACCUSED: 17

ACCUSED LIVES IN: Hopatcong

OFFICER INVESTIGATING: Ptl. Lotito

ANY RESISTANCE: No

CHARGES AGAINST THE ACCUSED: Stop sign violation, possessionof CDS and Possession of CDS in a vehicle,

WHAT IS THE SUSPECTED CDS: marijuana

PARAPHERNALIA: none

ANY OTHER INFORMATION: Officer Lotito saw a vehicle go through a stop sign at Stanford and Northwestern Trail.  When he apprached the driver he could smell the strong odor of burnt marijuana from within the vehicle.  He saw a ziplock bag of marijuana on the floor between the two front seats. The driver and two passengers were removed from the vehicle.  It was found that the marijuana belonged to the driver.  He was arrested, taken to headquarters, processed, charged on juvenile complaints and later released to a family member.


(These charges are merely an accusation. The defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty)

 

Editor's Note: This article relies on information provided by law enforcement officials and the subjects are presumed innocent. If notified of changes to the charges or their outcome, TAPinto.net will update this report.

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