Friday, December 18th, 2015

Morris County Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp, Lincoln Park Police Chief Mark West and Pequannock Police Chief Brian Spring announce the arrest of three individuals for distributing bulk quantities of cocaine.

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Over the past several months, members of the Prosecutor’s Office Special Enforcement Unit (SEU) received information concerning cocaine distribution in Lincoln Park.

Detectives from the Morris County Narcotics Task Force, Lincoln Park and Pequannock Police departments jointly conducted an investigation that resulted in the seizure of more than four four ounces of cocaine, $3,800 in currency, a digital scale, and a 2000 Toyota Camry that was utilized in the drug distribution scheme.

The retail street value of the seized narcotics is more than $7,000.

The investigation culminated late yesterday evening with the arrest of the three individuals that were charged with the following offenses:

  • Alexis R. Rosario, 34, of Lincoln Park, who was charged with the following:

3 counts of second-degree Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (cocaine).

3 counts of second-degree Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance with the Intent to Distribute (cocaine).

3 counts of third-degree Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (cocaine).

4 counts of second degree Conspiracy to Distribute Controlled Dangerous Substances (cocaine).

Rosario’s bail was set by Superior Court Judge James DeMarzo at $150,000, with no 10 percent option and  bail source hearing required.  The defendant was lodged in the Morris County Correctional Facility in default of bail.

 

  • Randee M. Lotterman,, 30, of Lincoln Park, was charged with the following:

1 count of second-degree Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (cocaine).

1 count of second-degree Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance with the Intent to Distribute (cocaine).

1 count of third-degree Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (cocaine).

1 count of second degree Conspiracy to Distribute Controlled Dangerous Substances (cocaine).

Lotterman’s bail was set by Municipal Court Judge Andrew Wubbenhorst at $100,000, with no 10 percent option and a bail source hearing required.  The defendant was lodged in the Morris County Correctional Facility in default of bail.

 

  • Vincent P. Fierro, 20 of Pequannock, was charged with the following:

5 counts of second-degree Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (cocaine).

5 counts of second-degree Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance with the Intent to Distribute (cocaine).

5 counts of third-degree Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (cocaine).

4 counts of second degree Conspiracy to Distribute Controlled Dangerous Substances (cocaine).

Fierro’s bail was set by Superior Court Judge James DeMarzo at $150,000, with no 10 percent option and a bail source hearing required.  The defendant was lodged in the Morris County Correctional Facility in default of bail.

 

Prosecutor Fredric M. Knapp offered thanks to the Morris County Prosecutor’s Office Special Enforcement Unit (Narcotics Task Force), the Lincoln Park Police Department, Pequannock Police Department and the Morris County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Response Team and K9 Unit for their efforts.

 

Any inquiries can be directed to Deputy Chief Denise Arseneault at 973-285-6262 or [email protected].