Paterson police arrest four in Park Avenue drug bust | Paterson Times

Paterson police arrest four in Park Avenue drug bust


Four people were arrested and nearly a pound of marijuana was seized in a drug bust on Park Avenue, according to public safety director Jerry Speziale.

Allen Marrero, 45; Ricky Cardona, 24; Arnulfo Donado, 34; and Antonio Rivera, 44, all of Paterson, were arrested at around 9:55 p.m. on Saturday at 217 Park Avenue.

Donado, Cardona, and Rivera were each charged with four drug offenses. Marrero was charged with marijuana possession.

Police seized 10 bags, 5 jars of marijuana, and 4 baggies of cocaine during the bust. Marijuana seized weighed 411 grams.

Police also seized $80 cash from Rivera, $1,272 from Cardona, and $90 from Donado.

Updated 5 p.m.

  • John

    4 drug dealers arrested in Paterson litterally takes like 30 seconds of surveillance in Paterson.

    • Ed Davis

      Wow.. It Looks like Patterson has it's own 'French Connection'.Congrats to all the fearless Officers that Were in on this huge Bust .PS.. I heard they were responsible for flooding patterson with counterfeit pennies.Did y'all find any penny Rolls

  • John Brown

    Just 4?!!..