RNJ News Department

16-year-old Hackettstown High School student charged with distribution

HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – A 16-year-old male student has been charged after he allegedly gave another student two Xanax pills Wednesday morning.

The 16-year-old was charged with distribution of Xanax, possession with intent to distribute Xanax, possession of Xanax and distribution in a school zone.

At 11:52 a.m., town police responded to Hackettstown High School, located at 599 Warren St, in reference to possible narcotic activity, police said

The male student allegedly gave a female student two Xanax pills while inside the school, police said.

He was released to his parent pending a court appearance.

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook