- Friday November 16th, 2012 :: 08:22 a.m. EST
At approximately 8:53PM, on Wednesday, 15 November 2012 members of the Perth Amboy Police Department’s Special Investigations Bureau while on patrol in the area of Johnstone Street & Sutton Street came into contact with an individual identified as Jose Alfredo Garcia, age 25 of 695 New Brunswick Avenue, Perth Amboy, N.J. After further investigation, Garcia was found to be in possession of approximately (24) grams of cocaine. Garcia was then arrested and charged with possession of cocaine, possession of over ½ ounce of cocaine with the intent to distribute (2nd Degree), & possession of cocaine with the intent to distribute within 1000 feet of a school zone (Samuel E. Shull Middle School). Bail was set by the Honorable Judge George Boyd at $50,000.00 with no 10% option. The investigation was led by Detective Carlos Rodriguez.
Perth Amboy PD
365 New Brunswick Ave
Perth Amboy, NJ 08861
Captain Luis G. Guzman, Jr