A New Jersey drug raid on Feb. 21 led to 17 people being arrested on serious drug offenses. During the sweep in Seaside Heights, police seized stashes of heroin, cocaine, prescription medication and cannabis. This drug raid was the culmination of an investigation executed in tandem with the DEA.
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Prosecutors in New Jersey have announced that four area residents were taken into custody after police searched a Barnegat residence on Jan. 15. A 30-year-old man has been charged with using the home to manufacture drugs and a 36-year-old Toms River woman, a 30-year-old woman and a 29-year-old woman are all facing conspiracy charges. The Toms River woman is also facing a drug possession with the intent to distribute charge after police allegedly discovered narcotics while searching her car.
A 53-year-old man who won the New Jersey lottery twice was taken into custody on 37 charges. Many of the charges related to having illegal guns as part of a drug operation based in the man's home. The man's 22-year-old girlfriend was also taken into custody on several drug offenses. Authorities had originally stopped the man in his SUV at about 7:15 p.m. on Dec. 16.
The U.S. Attorney's Office in New Jersey has filed drug charges against 19 people allegedly involved in a violent drug ring operating in South Camden. Authorities have yet to apprehend eight of the people, but the other 11 defendants were in custody and had appearances scheduled in U.S. district court.
A New Jersey man who is weighing a plea agreement on multiple drug charges was indicted by a grand jury on Sept. 27. The 33-year-old man was hit with three drug charges stemming from a July 2018 incident; they were third-degree distribution of marijuana within 500 feet of a public property, third-degree distribution of THC between 50 grams and 1 ounce and fourth-degree distribution of marijuana under 50 grams.