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Brooklyn Man Charged with Drug Possession in Bergen County


Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of Mr. Jin Cheng Chen, 31, of Brooklyn, NY on drug related offenses.

Police say on May 3, pursuant to an investigation, members of the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2015 Infinity QX60 as it was traveling on Interstate 95 South in the area of Ridgefield. 

A Bergen County Sheriff’s Office K9 was summoned to the scene and gave a positive indication to the presence of narcotics.

Police say a search of the vehicle revealed approximately 100 pounds of suspected marijuana and a small amount of suspected ketamine.

According to police, Chen, the sole occupant and operator of the vehicle, was arrested at the scene.

Police say Chen was remanded to the Bergen County Jail pending his first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack, NJ.