A pedestrian from Haledon died on Thursday night after he was struck by a van on the property of the Dunkin’ Donuts on Route 20, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Detectives apprehended two alleged drug dealers on Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of East 26th Street and 14th Avenue seizing 890 glassine envelopes of heroin, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
The cardiologist with offices in South Paterson accused of taking bribes, trip, and loan in exchange for referring patients to a medical lab in Parsippany that made millions through a long running test-referral scheme pleaded guilty on Wednesday, according to acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick.
A woman and two men were arrested on drug charges early Wednesday morning in the area of Chadwick and Weiss streets, a block away from the weekend double shooting, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.
Five men from Paterson and the Bronx were arrested on Monday and $25,000 worth of heroin was seized in a five-month long investigation into a regional heroin distribution operation that extended from Passaic County to the Bronx in New York, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
A city man was wounded in a shooting on Jasper Street late Monday afternoon, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office.
Public works director Manny Ojeda was sentenced to one-year probation on Monday for allegedly assaulting an unidentified victim, announced Passaic County Prosecutor Camelia Valdes late Monday afternoon.