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Accused Fair Lawn Shoplifters Arrested On Drug Charges

CVs on Broadway in Fair Lawn.
CVs on Broadway in Fair Lawn. Photo Credit: Google Maps

FAIR LAWN, N.J. — Two men and a woman were arrested in Fair Lawn on shoplifting and drug charges, and one person turned out to have an arrest warrant out of Saddle Brook , authorities said.

Pedro Ortiz, 50, Jessica Velasquez, 38 — who had the $660 arrest warrant — and Luis Velez, 41 (all of Paterson) were arrested after Fair Lawn police found unpaid items from CVS on Broadway totaling nearly $40 were discovered, police said in a press release.

Ortiz was released after being charged with shoplifting, and Velez was released after being charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

Velasquez was arrested and turned over to the Saddle Brook Police Department.

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