YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: Lodi narcotics detectives ended a two-week investigation with the arrest of a local man and the seizure of heroin, pot and pills — along with two 60-inch TVs, a 2002 BMW, sports memorabilia and $5,242 in alleged proceeds.
Jonathan Cruz, 31, was being held in the Bergen County Jail on $25,000 bail, charged with various drug counts, after yesterday’s warranted raid.
“During the two-week surveillance detectives observed several narcotic transactions,” Detective Capt. Donald Scorzetti said ths morning.
The subsquent search of Cruz’s Church Street apartment turned up 30 bags of heroin, a small amount of pot, 3 Percocet pills without a prescription and packaging materials that included glassine envelopes and a measuring scale and metal strainer, both with drug residue, Scorzetti said.
MUGSHOT: Courtesy LODI PD
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