A Bayonne man was busted with 80 Oxycodone pills and $1,500 cash during a traffic stop on Wednesday evening, police said.
By John Heinis/Hudson County View
Dejon J. Williams, 33, of Bayonne, was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (Oxycodone), possession CDS with intent to distribute, possession CDS with intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school, possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 500 feet of public housing, and possession of narcotic paraphernalia, according to Police Capt. Eric Amato.
Williams was taken into custody on Wednesday, September 28th at approximately 9:11 p.m. from the area of 51st Street and Avenue C. Officers patrolling the area of West 51st Street observed a Nissan Rogue violating several traffic laws.
Officers proceeded to conduct a motor vehicle stop and made contact with the driver, later identified as Williams. While conducting their investigation, officers observed, in plain view, a white powdery substance inside the vehicle.
As the officers furthered their investigation, they recovered CDS paraphernalia and residue from inside the vehicle. The officers also recovered 80 pills of Oxycodone and $1,500 cash, suspected to be narcotic distribution proceeds, from Williams’ person.
As a result, he was arrested and processed for the aforementioned charges, authorities said.