Trenton: Recent street crime police seize multiple firearms and thousands of doses of dangerous narcotics

Cases include TPD officers uncovering a stash of firearms, investigating complaints about quality of life for residents and businesses, and seizing ATVs operating illegally within city limits.

Trenton, New Jersey – Police Director Steve E. Wilson announced today that the Trenton Police Department (TPD) has executed several recent drug and gun enforcement actions that resulted in the seizure of 10 firearms from fist, over 2,000 grams of narcotics and over $6,000 of suspected drug proceeds.

  • On February 22, 2022, detectives received a call regarding a hiding place located at 8 Eisenhower Avenue. A search of the site revealed 460 grams of crack and four handguns.
  • Robert Raysor, 47, of Trenton, was arrested and charged with drug and weapons offenses following a motor vehicle check performed by the NJ State Police and Street Crimes Unit of the TPD. Officers allegedly found Raysor with a 9mm handgun, cocaine and $4,490 in cash.
  • Kenneth Alston, 20, of Trenton, was arrested on January 21, 2022 and charged with weapons offenses and resisting arrest following a motor vehicle stop that turned into a foot chase. Alston was reportedly found with a .45 handgun with a laser sight and ammunition.
  • Jaqai Harrell, 20, of Trenton, was arrested Jan. 6, 2022, and charged with drug offenses during a daytime task force investigation in South Trenton following numerous outdoor complaints of trafficking drug. Officers stopped Harrell in his vehicle near 65 Asbury Street and found 31 grams of crack cocaine, 250 packs of heroin and $1,051 in cash.
  • Jadon Robinson, 23, of Trenton, was arrested on January 23, 2022 and charged with Obstructing Law Enforcement and Resisting Arrest. Street crime detectives patrolling the area of ​​W. Hanover Street and Calhoun Street observed several ATV and dirt bike riders at the American gas station. Robinson was taken into custody for obstructing and resisting arrest when he tried to flee from detectives. Two mountain bikes were confiscated.
  • Parrish Whitmore, 28, of Trenton, was arrested Feb. 2, 2022, and charged with weapons offenses after street crime detectives responded to the area at the 600 block of MLK Boulevard on information from an armed individual. The suspect’s description led them to Whitmore, who was reportedly found in possession of a firearm.
  • Bernard J. Branaham28, and Imirrah S. Marshall, 20, of Trenton, was arrested on February 6, 2022 and charged with weapons offenses following a motor vehicle stop outside 57 Titus Ave. Officers reportedly found a handgun with a high capacity magazine with 14 rounds in their possession.
  • Jamil T. Harrington25 and Kenneth Alston (same defendant as above), 20, of Trenton, was arrested Feb. 9, 2022, and charged with weapons offenses after detectives allegedly found Alston and Harrington parked at a 7-Eleven with a handgun.
  • Brent Frank, Eduardo Rivera42, and Jason Delgato-Machem, 34, of Trenton, were arrested on February 10, 2022 and charged with drug offenses following a daytime task force surveillance operation downtown to investigate recent complaints from homeowners business regarding early morning narcotics activity near 242 E. Hanover Street. Officers seized 56 packages of heroin during the arrests.
  • Bayshawn Tift, 37, Tyshiek Shaw31, and Therese Suphin, 58, of Trenton, was arrested on February 10, 2022 and charged with drug offenses. The Manager’s Office has received numerous complaints regarding the apartment complex located at 39-43 Hermitage Avenue regarding trespassing, various quality of life violations, and the widespread distribution and use of drugs. Tift and Shaw were then allegedly observed by law enforcement distributing suspected narcotics outside the apartment complex. Following one of Tift’s sales, mobile arrest teams conducted a motor vehicle stop and arrested buyer Sutphin, who was found in possession of crack cocaine.
  • Donald Robinson-White, 33, of Trenton, was arrested on February 18, 2022 and charged with weapons offenses after detectives allegedly saw him dispose of a handgun while fleeing from law enforcement.

These charges and allegations are only charges, and the accused are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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