Drug dealer arrested on Clinton Street | Paterson Times

Drug dealer arrested on Clinton Street


Police arrested a drug dealer yesterday Morning on Clinton Street who attempted to run away from officers; after arresting the man, police searched him, and found him in possession of a loaded handgun and bags of marijuana ready for distribution.

Troy Clyburn, the drug dealer, 37-year-old and a resident of Governor Street, has been charged with weapons possession and drug related offenses. The illegal gun that was in Mr Clyburn’s possession was reported stolen in another state.

Clinton Street, the slice of sidewalk where Mr Clyburn was arrested, is a well-know drug spot riddled with violence and gang activity. Police also arrested a man who was involved in a drug transaction with Mr Clyburn.