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Caldwell Man Arrested for Unlawful Possession of a Handgun

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CALDWELL, NJ - On December 2, Caldwell Police Department Officers Zeichner, Adamo and Sergeant Pellegrino were dispatched to a Roseland Avenue residence on the report of an unwanted party.

Officers arrived and spoke with the male party, who they identified as 19 year old Derrick Johnson of Caldwell. After further investigation, Johnson was arrested for Unlawful Possession of a Handgun, Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession of Prescription Pills, Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 

Johnson was transported to the Caldwell Police Department and is currently being held on $25,000.00 bail.     

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