PISCATAWAY, NJ - Newark police arrested a Piscataway man, Jahi O. Allen, 25 on gun and drug possession charges early Wednesday, officials reported.

According to a release, police arrested Allen after seeing a .38 caliber handgun in his car when they stopped to investigate his 2009 Infiniti G37 parked in the wrong direction near Elizabeth Avenue and West Peddie Street at about 2:20 a.m.
 
Police also found a clear plastic bag containing crack cocaine, a bag containing 22 empty vials and 33 pink caps, states the report. 

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Allen was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a controlled dangerous substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

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