HACKENSACK, N.J. - A man acting as one of Santa's helpers in North Jersey turned up on the naughty list.
South Hackensack police stopped 66-year-old Charles R. Smith for a motor vehicle violation.
During the traffic stop, officers discovered a crack pipe, a hypodermic needle, and empty bags of drugs.
His Santa Claus costume was also in the car.
Smith had volunteered for Toys for Tots.
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