Police arrest 2 suspects in City Island barbershop drug bust

CITY ISLAND - Police say they have arrested two men for selling drugs out of a City Island storefront.

Aleksandur Mullokandov, a 29-year-old barber at the Hollywood Barbershop on City Island Avenue, has been charged with criminal possession of marijuana and a weapon, along with criminal use of drug paraphernalia.

News 12 The Bronx obtained photos of the second suspect leaving in handcuffs. His identity is not yet known.

Police say they found scales, packaging materials and a knife inside the barbershop.

The civic association president says neighbors on the island are watching out for each other and that concerned calls about questionable activity at the barbershop helped police nab the suspects.

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