Newark drug dealer pleads guilty for selling heroin in Paterson | Paterson Times

Newark drug dealer pleads guilty for selling heroin in Paterson


A Newark drug dealer pleaded guilty to conducting a drug sale in downtown Paterson.

Muhammad Al Barr, 50, of Newark, pleaded guilty to drug possession with intent to distribute last Wednesday.

On October 8, 2020, Al Barr was in the Popeyes parking lot on Memorial Drive and Market Street in Paterson. He had 1,250 glassine envelopes of heroin, he admitted in court.

Al Barr’s buyer was Marylin Aponte, 29, of Rahway. She pleaded guilty to wandering to purchase drugs. She does not face any prison time, but has to pay some fines.

Aponte was sentenced on Wednesday.

Al Barr is scheduled to be sentenced on May 19 before judge Scott Rumana.

  • Miss jamaica

    He should have stayed in Newark. Camera are everywhere here. Can’t do in Newark go to Rahway.
    Why Paterson.

    • DaMan

      why anywhere ?

      • Miss jamaica

        I agree

    • Donald Becker

      Go to Jamaica and sell it even

      • Miss jamaica

        I am only interesting in having constructive conversation please .I see you have a problem with my nationality, child I am here in this country longer than I lived in Jamaica.
        Please keep you prejudice to yourself.

        I will always speak freely, it’s in the constitution. My opinion.

        Make it a great day .

  • MarquinhoGaucho

    Isnt Newark much closer to Rahway, Paterson is out of the way for both…they spent more on gas than drugs