MORRISTOWN, NJ - Natalia E. Zyga of Rockaway Township and Ryan J. Nilsen also of Rockaway Township have been arrested on drug related charges in connection with the distribution of controlled dangerous substances, announced Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp.

According to authorities, On December 3, 2018, members of the Morris County Prosecutor’s Major Crimes Unit, Special Enforcement Unit, and the Rockaway Borough Police Department were conducting an ongoing investigation into the distribution of controlled substances occurring in Rockaway Borough. During the course of this investigation, Zyga and Nilsen were arrested in possession of a quantity of suspected heroin with intent to distribute it within Rockaway Borough.

Both defendants were taken into custody pursuant to this ongoing investigation and were lodged in the Morris County Correctional Facility on complaint warrants.

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