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Haworth Police Sergeant Makes Separate Drug Busts Hours Apart

Sgt. Gianluca Ragone with Police Chief Michael Gracey.
Sgt. Gianluca Ragone with Police Chief Michael Gracey. Photo Credit: COURTESY: Haworth PD

HAWORTH, N.J. -- A Haworth police sergeant made separate drug stops the same night.

Sgt. Gianluca Ragone pulled a car over on Durie Avenue in Closter after following it from Schraalenberg Road for several motor vehicle violations Friday night, Sgt. Justin Fox said.

The 31-year-old driver from Bergenfield was charged with having eight Oxycontin pills and issued a pair of motor vehicle summonses before being released pending a hearing, he said.

Ragone was back on the road a couple of hours later when he stopped a Lyft driver on Sunset Avenue for several motor vehicle violations, Fox said.

He arrested 29-year-old Richard Sinowell from Perth Amboy after finding heroin, crack and pipes used to smoke both drugs in the car, he said.

Sinowell was released pending a court hearing on possession of drugs and paraphernalia charges. He also received a trio of motor vehicle summonses, Fox said.

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