Drug Raid Leads to 26 Arrests

According to police and prosecutors in Essex County New Jersey, 26 people were arrested during an early morning raid on a drug organization in the area. On Thursday police raided two homes on Hobson Street and Spruce Street, both in Newark, as well as one location on Hancock Street, and discovered 200 bricks of heroin valued at $100,000, also seizing $8,000 in cash and two firearms. The group arrested is not the first this year. 48 people were arrested in a sting operation in Newark that was conducted in July. Officials worked with the FBI and surrounding counties’ police departments yesterday to arrest the men and women aged 21 to 65.

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