Newark police conduct early morning drug raid

The Newark Police Gangs and Narcotics Unit says it carried out a raid Wednesday morning at an apartment complex in Newark.

Cops say they conducted the raid at the Garden Spires High Rise near Route 280.

Police say the suspects were dealing heroin out of the apartment complex.

Deputy Director Gustavo Medina, of the Newark Police Gangs and Narcotics Unit, says, "We've been able to recover, to date, seven guns, [and] also executed eight search warrants and had numerous arrests".

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