Oxy Distribution Lawyers in Ridgefield NJ

With the sudden increase in heroin and prescription drug overdoses, the Ridgefield police department as well as other local Bergen County police departments have been out canvasing the streets looking for prescription drug dealers. The legislature has even increased the fines associated with prescription drugs as compared to other controlled dangerous substances like crack cocaine and heroin. If you or someone you know has been charged with a prescription drug offenses in Ridgefield, New Jersey the Law Offices of Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver can help. We have over 100 years of combined experience on staff, including over twenty-five years of prior prosecuting experience. For more information on Oxycontin distribution in Ridgefield, NJ please check out our prescription drug distribution practice series by clicking the link. You can also contact any one of our Bergen County Offices and speak to any one of our eight criminal defense lawyers as well. We can be reached 24/7 at 1-800-682-4037. Now here is a recent article about a Ridgefield, New Jersey resident who is accused of selling Oxycontin out of his home.

Prescription Drug Distribution Charges issued in Ridgefield, New Jersey

According to the reports, it appears that the Ridgefield police department was tipped off about an individual potentially dealing drugs out of his home. The police were notified about frequency of individuals approaching the Defendant’s home and shortness of their encounters with the Defendant. Based on that information the Ridgefield Police Department began to conduct surveillance on the home. Once they observed him conduct what appeared to be hand to hand transaction they decided to conduct several undercover buys. In total they purchased twenty-two Oxycontin pills for $600.

The Defendant, a twenty-six year old male, was arrested and charged with two counts of prescription drug distribution and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia. If convicted they Defendant could be sentenced up to five years in a State prison and fined up to $200,000. If you or someone you know has been charged with distributing Oxycontin in Ridgefield, New Jersey, we can help. To discuss your matter in greater depth please feel free to contact any one of our Bergen County offices directly at 1-800-682-4037.