Santa Claus actor arrested for drug paraphernalia

A New Jersey man who moonlights as Santa Claus for Toys for Tots was arrested on drug charges Monday.

Charles Smith, 66, was pulled over by police for a traffic violation when authorities recovered a Santa Claus costume, a crack pipe, a hypodermic needle and empty bags of crack and heroin.

Smith was charged with two counts of drug paraphernalia and a hypodermic needle.