Paterson drug dealer attempted to stab man, sheriff | Paterson Times

Paterson drug dealer attempted to stab man, sheriff


A city man was arrested on Wednesday night for allegedly pulling a knife on a man and attempting to stab him, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.

Marcus Toledo, 21-year-old, was stopped by officers at around 9 p.m. when he admitted he pulled a knife on the victim, authorities said.

Toledo was placed in handcuffs. He had a small amount of marijuana and 130 glassine envelopes of heroin. 43 glassine envelopes were stamped “ESCOBAR SEASON” in purple ink, 36 stamped “Body Bag” in blue ink, 50 envelopes stamped “Golden Boy” in purple ink, and 1 envelope stamped “TDP BANK” in blue ink.

Authorities charged Toledo with terroristic threats, weapons possession for unlawful purpose, and drug possession and distribution offenses.

Toledo was processed and taken to Paterson Police Department cellblock.