Teaneck Resident Charged with Distributing Cocaine
By: Moe M.
On March 2017, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office obtained information about a man named Steven Lopez-Lejarde, a thirty-one (31) year old male, distributing cocaine in the Teaneck area. Law enforcement agents began an investigation into Steven Lopez-Lejarde and were able to arrest him by means of an undercover detective. The undercover detective made contact with Steven Lopez-Lejarde and was able to purchase cocaine from him.
On November 29, 2017, law enforcement agents searched for, located and arrested Steven Lopez-Lejarde at his home in Teaneck, New Jersey. Mr. Steven Lopez-Lejarde was charged with Third-Degree Distribution of Cocaine in a quantity less than one-half ounce.
Steven Lopez-Lejarde is set to appear at the Central Judicial Processing Court in Hackensack, New Jersey on December 20, 2017.
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