Bayville Drug Dealer Busted in Glen Cove


By Maureen Daly Jason Johnson, age 42 of Bayville was arrested Sunday night in Glen Cove on illicit drug charges.


Johnson is accused of possessing large quantities of cocaine, oxycodone and heroine with intent to sell. Johnson was arrested in possession of a digital scale and large amounts of cash. Glen Cove Police made the arrest at 8:30 PM while investigating a suspicious condition on Mason Drive in Glen Cove. Detectives Brian Glennon and Christopher Paolillo, along with Officer Alyssa Pagano, apprehended Johnson and made the arrest. Johnson has been charged with third-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, with the intent to sell, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle, and a number of other drug-related charges. Johnson was arraigned on Monday at the First District Court in Hempstead.