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Marijuana Arrest: On March 30, 2018 at 11:11 p.m., Ptl. Cesar Hurtado was monitoring traffic on Route 23 South from a business parking lot. At that time he observed a white Ford Focus traveling on Route 23 South at a high rate of speed. Ptl. Hurtado made a traffic stop for the speeding violation. Upon contacting the driver, later identified as, Patrick Didomenico, an 18 year old of Wayne, N.J. he detected the strong odor of marijuana coming from the interior of the car. A subsequent search of the car revealed marijuana and drug paraphernalia hidden under the driver seat. Mr. Didomenico was arrested and transported to headquarters where he was processed. Mr. Didomenico was charged with possession of under 50 grams of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia, and speeding. He was released on his own recognizance and has a pending court appearance.
Lt. Daniel Comune
Patrol/Community Services Bureau Commander