BAYONNE, NJ - A 19-year old Bayonne man who allegedly robbed a 14-year old female in a December incident was arrested on Wednesday for possession and intent to distribute marijuana.

According to Lt. Eric Amato, Juan Hernandez was taken into custody at approximately 11:46 a.m. for the narcotics offsenses.

It was during the processing of this incident, the report states, that officers learned the suspect had an outstanding warrant for the December 29 incident.

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As previously reported, on that date, the victim had arranged, via Instagram, to meet Hernandez to purchase a cell phone from him. During the meet, the victim is said to have provided Hernandez with $200 who fled with the money.

Hernandez was transferred to Hudson County Jail.