Clifton man arrested in Paterson on drug charges | Paterson Times

Clifton man arrested in Paterson on drug charges


A Clifton man was arrested in Paterson early Sunday morning on drug charges, according to Passaic County Sheriff Richard Berdnik.

Andres Aguilar, 22-year-old, was parked at the intersection of Spruce and Morris street, when officers observed his suspicious vehicle.

Officers immediately recognized him from a previous drug arrest. Aguilar’s driver side window was down and releasing strong marijuana odor.

Officers Jason Michaels and K9 Officer Keith Heyman conducted a search of the vehicle. A large clear mason jar containing bags of marijuana was recovered. Aguilar was placed under arrest, authorities said.

Aguilar was charged with four drug offenses, authorities said.