PATERSON, NJ - A Monday action by the Paterson Police Narcotics Division led to eight arrests, including of a juvenile; the recovery of 426 glassines of heroin, 45 bags and 19 vials of crack cocaine, and seven bags of heroin; and the removal of a loaded handgun from the streets. $7,822 was also recovered. 

According to Public Safety Director Jerry Speziale the detectives were responding to complaints of drug distribution occurring outside of the location. The investigation resulted in detectives obtaining a Search Warrant for the residence.

 Arrested were: 

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  • Shawnice A. Bryan, 19
  • Kenyon J. Greene, 44
  • Yasir Kenner, 25
  • Gabriel L. Calo, 25, Wyckoff
  • Louis B. Jordan, 39, Newark
  • Umbert Poporino, 54, Hawthorne
  • Steven Lugo, 44

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