An investigation into an illegal drug operation yielded police an arrest of a man in Irvington Township Thursday.
According to police, on Thursday, Mr. Michael Jones, 43, was arrested for possession of heroin at the intersection of Springfield and Maple avenues.
Police say they confronted Jones after they reportedly spotted him in distributed drugs.
According to police Jones was subsequently transported to the Essex County Correctional faculty pending arraignment.
The incident remains under investigation.