33-year-old Raymond Petway has been arrested after Prosecutor’s Narcotics Task Force and officers of the Jersey City Police Department executed a search warrant at 183 Wegman Parkway in Jersey City after a 3 week investigation.

On March 17, 2017, Narcotics Task Force Officers arrested the suspect, after a search of his residence led to the recovery of approximately 575 bags of heroin. $2800 in U.S. currency was also seized from the residence.

Petway was charged with one count of Possession with Intent to Distribute a Controlled Dangerous Substance in violation of N.J.S. 2C:35-5; one count of Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance within 1,000 feet of school property in violation of N.J.S. 2C:35-7; and one count of Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance within 500 feet of public property in violation of N.J.S. 2C:35-7.1.