NEWTON – On 9/7/14 at 12:43a.m., Sgt. Michael Monaco was on patrol in the area of Maple Avenue when he observed a motor vehicle with an inoperable brake light.
Sgt. Monaco conducted a motor vehicle stop and subsequent investigation led to the arrest of Antonio J. Sebastiano, age 21, of Barrett Avenue, Newton, NJ.
Sebastiano was found in possession of a small quantity of marijuana and a marijuana smoking pipe. As a result, he was charged with the following offenses:
N.J.S 2C:35-10a Unlawful Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance (Marijuana-
(Less than 50 grams)
N.J.S. 2C:36-2 Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
39:4-49.1 Possession of CDS in Motor Vehicle
39:3-66 Maintenance of Lamps
Sebastiano was processed and released pending future court appearance.
Sgt. Michael Monaco, Ptl. Scott King, Ptl. Jose Morales.