Police: 2 Bayonne men, one an out-of-state fugitive, arrested for heroin possession

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Two Bayonne men, one a fugitive from Connecticut, were arrested in the city for heroin possession earlier this week, police said. 

Bayonne police

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Shaun Lucia, 43, of Bayonne, was charged with possession of heroin, possession of heroin with intent to distribute, possession of heroin with 1,000 feet of a school and possession of heroin within 500 feet of a park, according to Police Lt. Janine Foy.

Stephen Flora, 28, also of Bayonne, was also hit with a possession of heroin charge and was found to be a fugitive out of Danbury, Connecticut, police said.

Both men were arrested near the area of 8th Street and Avenue C on Tuesday around at 9:40 p.m., authorities said.

Additionally, Lucia and Flora were each given a $50,000 bail, with a 10 percent cash option, Foy said.