Two Week Narcotics Investigation in Lodi Results in Arrest of Garfield Man

The Lodi Police Departments’ Narcotics Division arrested Edwin Rodriguez following a two-week narcotics investigation in which Rodriguez made several hand to hand transactions in the Borough of Lodi.

Lodi Detectives with the assistance of the Garfield Police Department Detectives obtained a search warrant for Rodriguez’s residence.

Lodi Police and Garfield Police Detectives executed the search warrant today at 111 Elizabeth Street, Garfield. The search warrant yielded approximately two ounces of marijuana, $680.00 in cash, a scale used to weigh the CDS and drug paraphernalia.

Rodriguez was charged with possession of CDS, possession of CDS with intent to distribute and distribution of CDS 1000 feet of a school.

His bail was at $35,000 no 10% option.

Charges are pending from Garfield.