"Trooper Ryan Walczak was on patrol on Route 495 northbound in the Town of Marlboro when he observed a Honda Accord make several moving violation, including driving in the breakdown lane," stated a press release from State Police. "Trooper Walczak recovered approximately 31 grams of what is believed to be cocaine and close to 400 Percoset pills."
Police arrested Lesley Isler, 29, of the Bronx, New York who was the passenger and charged with trafficking in cocaine and trafficking a Class B substance (Percocet), according to the release. He was held on $10,000 bail and scheduled to appear in district court Wednesday.
According to state police, the operator, Rasheed Ahmad, 35, of New York was issued a civil citation for several marked lanes violations. A second passenger, Thomas Hamilton, 22, of New York was found to possess a bag of marijuana and issued a civil citation for possession of less than an ounce of marijuana and failure to wear a seatbelt.