New jersey State Troopers
Over the sound of protesters upset with the move, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Wednesday defended his decision to send state troopers to Baltimore following riots there.
Speaking to reporters before 42-year-old Michael Mendez appeared in court Tuesday, Nancy Rodriguez Duran said she asked him to padlock the bedroom door with her inside.
The location was the Riverside Houses in Paterson, where police recently executed a search warrant against an alleged Latin King drug dealer, 42-year-old Michael Mendez.
Two state troopers could be in hot water for allegedly speeding down the Garden State Parkway with their lights and sirens on back on the afternoon of March 30.
Ongoing construction along the New Jersey Turnpike has been a boon for a small group of state police troopers who oversee the work.