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Disabled vehicle leads to drug arrest in Byram Twp.

BYRAM TOWNSHIP, NJ (Sussex County) – A disabled vehicle led to a drug arrest Tuesday night in Byram Township.

At approximately 7:24 p.m., a township officer was assisting on Route 206 with traffic control while a disabled motor vehicle was being towed, police said.

A computer check of the vehicle’s owner, who was identified as Stephanie Moore of Lafayette, NJ, revealed outstanding traffic warrants from Saddle Brook and Hopatcong, police said.

Moore was then taken into custody and a subsequent search her purse allegedly revealed a quantity of pills which were determined to be a controlled dangerous substance, police said.

Moore was charged with third-degree possession of Amphetamine and she was then turned over to Hopatcong Police to be lodged in the county jail.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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