FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 15, 2020
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Vineland City, N.J. - The New Jersey State Police have arrested Frank Green, 38, of Bridgeton City, N.J., for various weapons and drugs offenses after a five-month investigation.
While investigating various crimes in the Vineland area, members of the Metro South Unit obtained information that Green was allegedly selling narcotics in Cumberland and Salem Counties. Through various investigative means, troopers determined that Green was conducting illegal drug activity out of residences in Vineland and Millville, N.J.
On Friday, January 10, troopers obtained and executed two search warrants at the residences in Vineland and Millville. As a result, troopers arrested Green and seized more than $52,400 worth of cocaine, $10,100 worth of heroin, a .357 caliber handgun, a 9mm caliber handgun, a high capacity magazine, hollow point ammunition, and more than $7,750 cash.
Frank Green was charged with possession of heroin, possession of cocaine, possession of heroin with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine with intent to distribute, possession of a firearm while committing a CDS offense, possession of prohibited weapons, possession of hollow point ammunition, possession of a high capacity magazine, possession of drug paraphernalia, and tampering with evidence. He was lodged at the Salem County Jail pending a detention hearing.
Charges are mere accusations and the accused are considered innocent until proven guilty.
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