HACKETTSTOWN, NJ (Warren County) – A five-week long investigation into the alleged distribution of heroin in Hackettstown has led to the arrest of a Warren County man, according to the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office.
On October 28, Justin Vandermark, 27, of Hackettstown was arrested by the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force on narcotics distribution charges, authorities said.
Vandermark was charged with two counts of third-degree distribution of heroin, two counts of third-degree possession with intent to distribute heroin, and two counts of third-degree distribution of heroin within 1000 feet of school property. He was then lodged in the Warren County Correctional Facility pending a detention motion.
Each third-degree offense carries a maximum of five years in New Jersey State Prison.
The investigation was conducted by the Warren County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Task Force, with the assistance of the Hackettstown Police Department, Mansfield Township Police Department, Washington Township Police Department (Warren County), and the New Jersey State Police.