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Hasbrouck Heights drug raid yields $26,000 worth of crystal meth, coke, pot, $38,000 cash

Photo Credit: Courtesy BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR

YOU READ IT HERE FIRST: Detectives arrested two men and seized $26,000 worth of crystal meth, cocaine, pot and anabolic steroids, along with $38,000 in cash, after a traffic stop and search of a Hasbrouck Heights home.

Members of the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Narcotic Task Force and Hasbrouck Heights police were watching 45-year-old Steve Lebron as he entered and then left the home of Jose L. Vazquez, 48, a short time later Wednesday night.

He got into a car that they then stopped and searched, finding $8,000 in cash and several grams of meth, Bergen County Prosecutor John L. Molinelli said this afternoon.

Soon after, they raided Vasquez’s home, taking him into custody and seizing three-quarters of a pound of cocaine, 1½ pounds of marijuana, steroids and $30,000, Molinelli said.

Lebron was charged with possession of crytal methamphetamine and released on a summons to appear in Municipal Court this coming Tuesday.

Vasquez was charged with possessing cocaine and marijuana with the intent to distribute both, and ordered held on $75,000 bail in the Bergen County Jail. He’s due in court on Tuesday, as well.

MUGSHOTS: Courtesy BERGEN COUNTY PROSECUTOR

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