By: Yurtiza Arroyo
Essex County authorities announced today the arrests of three Newark men for possession of drugs and weapons offenses.
According to Essex County and Newark officials, on November 22, authorities executed search warrants at three Newark locations: the 100 block of Hedden Terrace, the 100 block of Oakland Terrace, and the 100 block of Leo Place.
Officials say during the execution of the warrants, police seized major contraband, including approximately 590 grams of CDS-cocaine and approximately 642 grams of CDS-heroin.
They also seized seven guns, including two assault rifles and five handguns, one of which was reported stolen out of state, as well as two high-capacity magazines.
The three Newark men, Dennis Julu, Demetrius Julu, and Altariq Webb, were charged with multiple counts of possession of CDS with intent to distribute, maintaining a CDS production facility and several weapons offenses.