New Jersey police: Teen arrested with 257 bags of cocaine, heroin

September 25, 2013 2:33:25 AM PDT
Police say a 17-year-old was found in possession of 257 bags of cocaine and heroin when he was arrested on Sunday.

The Camden County Police Department said an officer witnessed the teen in a drug transaction at 9:40 p.m. in at Willard and Vine streets in North Camden.

He was arrested and found to be in possession of 201 heat-sealed bags of cocaine, 56 bags of heroin and $2,484 in cash.

The teen was charged with six counts including possession of drugs near a school.

Following a court appearance, he was sent to the county juvenile detention facility at Lakeland, police said.

This story was reported by WPVI-TV, KTRK's sister station in Philadelphia.

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