Marijuana Distribution Defense Lawyers in Wallington NJ

The team of Wallington, New Jersey marijuana distribution lawyers on staff at the Law Offices of Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver have the skill set and manpower on staff to mount a successful defense. If you or someone you know has been charged with distributing marijuana or possessing marijuana with the intent to distribute in towns like Wallington, Lodi, Hackensack, Paramus, Elmwood Park or elsewhere in Bergen County, it is imperative that you seek the assistance of an experienced criminal defense lawyer. Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 2C:35-5, distributing marijuana can be either a first, second, third or fourth degree felony. The two major factors that will control in determining what degree of marijuana distribution a suspect gets charged with is the quantity of marijuana seized and the location of the arrest (school zone or public park). For more information on Marijuana Distribution or Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, please checkout our Hackensack marijuana distribution practice series by clicking the link. In addition, if you would like to discuss your options with any one of the eight drug distribution defense lawyers on staff at the Law Offices of Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver, please contact our Hackensack office at 1-800-682-4037. Now here is an article about a recent marijuana bust in Wallington New Jersey.

Defendant Arrested & Charged with Distributing Marijuana in Wallington New Jersey

Several civilian complaints seemed to have pointed the Wallington Police Department in the right direction. According to the reports released thus far, several civilian complaints about an unusual amount of foot traffic in their neighborhood leads to an individual being arrested for distributing marijuana. While on patrol, a Wallington officer noticed a van who’s back taillight was out. When the officer approached the van, the driver attempted to conceal an item in the center console. The Defendant was asked to step outside the vehicle and in doing so the officer noticed he was carrying a baggie filled with marijuana. A subsequent search of his apartment was conduct after the Defendant signed a consent to search form and more than an ounce of marijuana, scales and baggies were located.

The Defendant was arrested and charged with possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute. He was processed and released on a summons. His bail was set at an ROR status. 

Hackenack NJ Marijuana Distribution Attorneys

If you or a loved one has been charged with distributing marijuana in towns like Fort Lee, Lyndhurst, North Arlington, East Rutherford or elsewhere in Bergen County, we can help. If you would like to set up a free initial consultation, please contact our Hacknesack Office at 1-800-682-4037. Our Hackensack New Jersey drug distribution lawyers are available 24/7 to help assist in any way possible.