A month long investigation initiated by the Bristol Borough Police Department has culminated in the seizure of 26 pounds of Marijuana and $21,000 in U.S. currency. The investigation which utilized surveillance and undercover police assets culminated when the suspect ,Jorge Ortiz and Johnathon Down, age 29 , of Trenton delivered 18 pounds of Marijuana to a meeting at a commercial parking lot on State Road in Bensalem. A subsequent search warrant which was executed in Ewing NJ resulted in the additional seizure of Marijuana and currency. Bail on both subjects was $150,000 by the Honorable Daniel Fimello Jr..
Assisting Bristol Borough Police were the Bucks County Narcotics Strike Force, Falls Township Police, Middletown Township Police, Bensalem Township Police and the Mercer County Detectives Office in New Jersey.