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Marijuana Arrest: On July 22, 2017 at 12:20 p.m., Ptl. Jack Lyon was monitoring traffic on Route 287 North when he observed a vehicle speeding. Ptl. Lyon stopped the car and made contact with the driver. During their conversation, the officer observed what he recognized to be a glass smoking pipe on the floor of the passenger side of the vehicle. After further investigation, another smoking device was located as was a small amount of suspected marijuana. Omar Takiedine, 31 years old from Parsippany, was arrested, transported to headquarters and processed. Mr. Takiedine was charged with speeding, possession 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