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Marijuana Arrest: On January 25, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., Ptl. Leonard Anzano was patrolling the Newark Pompton Turnpike when he observed a vehicle improperly pass another vehicle. Ptl. Anzano stopped the car and made contact with the driver. During their conversation, the officer smelled what he recognized to be the odor of raw marijuana emanating from the vehicle. After a brief investigation and search, five small bags of suspected marijuana and two pipes were located. David J. Leinoff, 62 from Wayne, was arrested, transported to headquarters and processed. Mr. Leinoff was charged with improper passing, possession of under 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was released on his own recognizance and has a pending court appearance.
Capt. Christopher DePuyt
Operations & Public Information Officer