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On Thursday, May 12, at approximately 11:00 pm, an officer was in the area of Center Street and Route 31 when a passerby reported a possible intoxicated driver in the area. The officer located the 1989 Chevrolet sedan pulling out of the parking lot of a nearby restaurant. Upon stopping the vehicle, the officer detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage on the breath of driver Joshua Trejo, age 30, of Kerrville, TX. The officer also observed several opened beer cans inside of the vehicle and also soon discovered a bag of cocaine and a pipe with residue inside of the vehicle. Mr. Trejo was arrested and transported to police headquarters where he provided samples of his breath for chemical testing to determine the content of alcohol in his blood. Mr. Trejo was charged with Possession of Cocaine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Driving While Intoxicated, Operating a Motor Vehicle While In Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Consumption of an Alcoholic Beverage While Operating a Motor Vehicle, Careless Driving, and Cracked Windshield. He was transported to the Hunterdon County jail in default of $5,000 bail.