New York Man Charged with Cocaine Possession with Intent to Distribute in Bergen County

Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of Alexander Garces Brioso, 39, New York, NY on a charge of Possession With Intent To Distribute Cocaine.

The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office. During a narcotics investigation conducted by detectives from the Bergen County Prosecutor's Office, Alexander Garces Brioso was identified as a distributor of large quantities of narcotics within the New York City/Northern New Jersey metropolitan area.

According to officials, on Monday, August 31, detectives conducted a motor vehicle stop on Garces Brioso's vehicle on Interstate 95 southbound in Leonia.

A search of his vehicle resulted in the seizure of approximately 1,000 grams of Cocaine. The approximate street value of the seized Cocaine is $50,000.

Garces Brioso was arrested without incident and charged with one count of Possession With Intent To Distribute Cocaine

Garces Brioso was remanded to the Bergen County Jail in Hackensack pending his first appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court.