On June 11th at 10:20 pm, during a Motor Vehicle stop a 27yo male, Jonathan Hernandez of North Bergen was arrested for Possession of Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)], Possession of Cocaine and Pills) [2C:35-10A(1)], Possession of Drug Paraphernalia [2C:36-2], Unlawful Possession of a Weapon [2C39-5D]. Mr. Hernandez was processed, issued 2 MV summonses (Maintenance of Lamps, Possession of CDS) then transported to Hudson County Jail.
On June 11th at 11:58 pm Secaucus Police were dispatched to Newark PD to take custody of a 39yo male, Thomas Cotten Jr. for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $500.00 from Secaucus. Mr. Cotton posted bail and was released without incident.
On June 12th at 4:48pm a 74yo male, Francisco Cruz was arrested for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $100.00 from Jersey City. Mr. Cruz posted bail and was released.
On June 13th at 5:33 pm, during a Motor Vehicle stop, a 21yo male, Zakhi Hocutt of Paterson was arrested for Possession of Marijuana [2C:35-10A(4)]. Mr. Hocutt was processed issued a MV summons (Safety Belt) then released.
On June 15, 2018 at 8:37 pm, a 26 yo male, Armand Payton of East Orange was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated, Reckless Driving, and having an Open Container of Alcohol in a Motor Vehicle. After being issued his summonses he was released to a responsible adult. Jennifer Escamilla, 19 yo, of Paterson was arrested and charged with Underage Consumption of Alcohol [2C:33-15]. She was issued a summons and released.
On June 16th at 1:10 am North Bergen Police transported a 22yo female, Leeanna Soto-Barrientos of Wallington to Headquarters for an outstanding warrant in the amount of $500.00 from Secaucus. Ms. Soto-Barrientos posted bail and then released.
On June 16th at 7:03pm during a Motor Vehicle stop, a 21yo male, Jorge Orozco of Jersey City was arrested for 2 outstanding warrants totaling $650.00 from Englewood and Jersey City. Englewood PD responded to Headquarters to take custody. These charges are merely accusations and the defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.