CONCORD TOWNSHIP — Authorities in Somerset County seized nearly $60,000 worth of drugs during an early morning search in Concord Township Wednesday.
According to a news release, the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant around 4 a.m. at 10 Trailer Park Road in the Concord Trailer Park.
The search resulted in the seizure of approximately 140 grams of crack cocaine, 332 grams of powder cocaine, 118 ecstasy pills, 14 Xanax bars, two loaded pistols, cash, drug-related documentation, sets of digital scales, and drug paraphernalia.
Juan Nunez, 37, formerly of New Jersey, was arrested and charged with aggravated trafficking in scheduled drugs.
Police said the charges were elevated due to the amount of drugs seized, as well as the presence of firearms.
The seized drugs have an approximate street value of $58,000.
Bail has been set at $25,000 cash, and Nunez will make his initial court appearance on June 9 at the Somerset County Courthouse.
Additional charges may be forthcoming.