Newark police: 2 Lincoln Park drug dealers arrested

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Newark police say tips from residents have led to the arrest of two alleged drug dealers in the city. 

According to police, Fuquan Thompson, 40, and Charles Smith, 66, sold heroin, cocaine, marijuana and fentanyl from the Lincoln Park apartments.

Investigators also recovered a .22 caliber handgun.

Both men are now facing drug possession and distribution charges.

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