PERTH AMBOY — On Friday, April 19, members of the Perth Amboy Police Department’s Special Investigations Bureau arrested three city residents in the area of Jefferson Street and New Brunswick Avenue. Police recovered a clear plastic sandwich bag that contained approximately 28 grams of raw marijuana inside a vehicle. After a consent search of their vehicle an additional 84 grams of marijuana were recovered. The total street value of the drugs is approximately $1,200. In addition, $222 in cash was also recovered .
Guillermo Quirindongo IV, 24, was charged with possession of marijuana over 50 grams, possession of over an ounce of marijuana with the intent to distribute, distribution of marijuana within 500 feet of a public park, and within 1000 feet of a school zone.
Anthony Garcia and Rosa Miranda, both 24, were each charged with possession of marijuana under 50 grams, possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute marijuana within 500 feet of a public park, and within 1000 feet of a school zone.
Bail for all three was set by Judge Emery Z. Toth at $10,000 with no 10% option. P.O. Ethan Boyd led the investigation.
The charges against the suspects are merely accusations; they are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
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