PLAINFIELD, NJ - On Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 7:30 pm, members of the Plainfield Police Narcotics / Vice Section and members of the State Police Trafficking Central Unit, conducted search warrants at the 231 Emerson Avenue and 905 South 2nd Street.
As a result of the searches, detectives discovered 20 grams of raw heroin, 1650 folds of heroin, over 3 pounds of marijuana and quantity of cocaine between both locations. The estimated combined street value of the drugs is approximately $50,000.00. In addition, $1200.00 in U.S. currency was recovered.
Michael Mitchell, age 37, who resides at 231 Emerson Avenue, was suspected to be utilizing both locations to manufacture and distribute heroin, marijuana and cocaine. Mitchell was arrested and charged with numerous drug related offenses. Additionally, Ricky Sloan, age 50, who resides at 905 South 2nd Street, was arrested and charged with numerous drug related offenses.