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Newark man pulled over in Paterson for littering charged with heroin, crack cocaine possession

By Jonathan Greene
Published: September 27, 2016

Erick-Figueroa

A Newark man was pulled over for littering in Paterson early Monday morning and charged with heroin and crack cocaine possession, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.

Erick Figueroa, 25-year-old, was driving a silver color 2010 Mitsubishi Lancer on Broadway, when he was pulled over by Passaic County officers Joseph Royce and Francesca Vollaro.

Authorities found two bricks of heroin and 10 baggies of crack cocaine worth $415 on the street. Authorities charged him with possession and intent to distribute.

Figueroa was also charged with possession to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school.


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