BAYONNE, NJ - A 16-year-old Bayonne resident was arrested Friday after an investigation by the Bayonne Police Department led to the recovery of a “substantial amount” of marijuana, edible marijuana candies, THC vaporizer cartridges, and narcotic paraphernalia. $16,000 in suspected drug proceeds and a stolen .38 caliber handgun were also found in the residence.

Captain Eric Amato announced that the teenager faces a number of charges related to the possession of the stolen weapon as well as possession of and intent to distribute the drugs.

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