Man Arrested With Ghost Gun, Heroin, In Trenton, NJ

August 17, 2022

TRENTON, NJ (MERCER)–According to Trenton Police on Tuesday, August 16, 2022, SCU Detectives observed a group loitering inside Roger Gardens. As Detectives were watching the group, one of the males (Maldon) continuously kept adjusting a large item in his waistband which appeared to be a handgun. The Detectives moved into investigate and Maldon was taken into custody without incident and the weapon was removed from his waistband. A search incidental to arrest revealed Maldon to also be in possession of CDS heroin. Maldon was conveyed to police headquarters and lodged on warrant complaints.

*All suspects/arrestees are presumed innocent until proven guilty in the court of law*.

Arrestee: Danquai Maldon, 19-years-old


#1: Unlawful Possession of a Weapon (Ghost Gun)

#2: Possession of CDS (Heroin)

#3: Possession of CDS w/Intent to Distribute

#4: Possession of CDS w/Intent to Distribute w/in 500’ of Public Housing

#5: Possession of a Weapon during a CDS Offense