Contact Us
Saddle Brook-Elmwood Park Daily Voice serves Elmwood Park & Saddle Brook
Return to your home site


Saddle Brook-Elmwood Park Daily Voice serves Elmwood Park & Saddle Brook

Nearby Towns

DV Pilot police & fire

Elmwood Park Police Arrest 7 In Day's Worth Of Drug Busts

Elmwood Park Police Department
Elmwood Park Police Department Photo Credit: Rebecca Abma

ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. -- Elmwood Park police made seven drug-related arrests in one day Tuesday, nearly all related to heroin.

Those arrested:

Anthony Higgins, 18, and Jonathon Eyzaguirre, 19, both of Elmwood Park, who were charged with marijuana possession after being stopped on Market Street,Police Chief Michael Foligno said;

Alex Dinev, 30, of Palisades Park, and Danielle Marttine, 25, of Ridgefield, who were charged with possession of 20 bags of heroin and five of crack cocaine, along with having drug paraphernalia, the chief said;

Matthew Plotnick of Pomona and Scott Statham of Suffern, both 28, who were charged with having 50 bags of heroin and drug paraphernalia, he said;

Matthew Bender, 38, who was charged with being in possession of 5 glassine baggies of heroin and 2 baggies of crack-cocaine, Foligno said.

All were released on Elmwood Park Municipal Court summonses.

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Saddle Brook-Elmwood Park Daily Voice!

Serves Elmwood Park & Saddle Brook

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.