HEROIN BUST LEADS TO PERSON WANTED FOR MULTIPLE

@ approximately 12:49 AM – Police arrested Alexis K. Martone, age 27 of Phillipsburg, NJ and charged her with narcotics offenses following a motor vehicle stop on Raritan Avenue. Martone was initially stopped for a view obstruction, failure to maintain lane control and failure to keep right on Rt. 202/31. Martone was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (heroin) and possession of drug paraphernalia. She was also issued motor vehicle summonses for obstructed view, failure to keep right and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle. Martone was released after processing at police headquarters. A passenger in the vehicle, Darian Cruse, age 23 of Ewing, NJ was found to have an active no bail NCIC Warrant for her arrest issued out of Warren County, NJ. Cruse was also found to five active criminal or traffic warrants issued out of various NJ courts with bail totaling $5,000.00. Cruse was arrested and turned over to the Hunterdon County Sheriff’s Department, to be transferred to Warren County authorities, after processing. Investigation and arrests by Sgt. Robert Landolina.