HADDON Twp., N.J., (CBS) – Police say three people were arrested after plainclothes detectives interrupted an alleged narcotics transaction in a shopping center parking lot — located directly next to the Haddon Township Police Department.

It happened around 6:30 p.m. Friday on Haddon Avenue in the town’s Westmont section.

According to police, detectives saw three people lingering suspiciously around a parked vehicle in the parking lot. Police say detectives saw a woman allegedly hand one of the men a large prescription bottle.

Police say the man was then observed allegedly counting out the contents of the bottle and then handing money to the third suspect.

Detectives arrested 31-year-old Crystal Clark, of Gloucester City, 23-year-old Ryan Watson, of Haddon Township, and 31-year-old Christopher Dayhoff of Norwood, Pa.

Police say they were each charged with possession and possession with intent to distribute a schedule III drug.

In all, 28 Suboxone films were recovered by police.

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