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Atlantic City man found with drugs after allegedly fighting police

An Atlantic City man sentenced to drug court less than a month ago was arrested on heroin charges Friday. Alexander Botchway, 29, ran from police after being pulled over at about 11:15 a.m., while driving in the area of Georgia and Pacific avenues, Sgt Kevin Fair said.While speaking with speaking with Officer Daniel Arra, he … Read more Atlantic City man found with drugs after allegedly fighting police

Atlantic City man charged in overdose death of EHT woman

An Atlantic City man is charged in the fatal overdose of an Egg Harbor Township woman last year.Kevin Green, 28, is accused of selling the 25-year-old woman fentanyl Oct. 27, Atlantic County Prosecutor Damon Tyner said.Samantha Moore died of fentanyl toxicity later that day.Green was arrested in Absecon on Tuesday night on an unrelated matter, … Read more Atlantic City man charged in overdose death of EHT woman

Three indicted in drug death of Ocean County woman

Three people have been indicted in the drug-induced death of an Ocean County woman in January.Curtis Geathers, who already is jailed in the case, is accused of distributing wax folds containing heroin and fentanyl to Tiffany Coger and Michael Tiedemann some time between Jan. 5 and 9 of this year, Ocean County Prosecutor Bradley Billhimer … Read more Three indicted in drug death of Ocean County woman

Drug Court participant arrested with drugs and gun in Atlantic City

An Atlantic City man who is currently in Drug Court has been arrested on gun and drug charges.Keaon Horton was pulled over by Detectives Alberto Valles, Nick Berardis and Chris Smith just after 10 Tuesday night.Horton’s driver’s license is suspended, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Inside the car, the detectives found a handgun loaded with hollow-point ammunition … Read more Drug Court participant arrested with drugs and gun in Atlantic City

EHT teen debuts winning anti-drug song at Atlantic City conference

Jermaine Bethea prides himself on his lyrics.The Egg Harbor Township teen publicly debuted his anti-drug song, “Wasting Time,” at the 71st annual New Jersey Broadcasters Association Conference in Atlantic City on Thursday.His “tough love” take on the drug problem earned him a $3,000 music contract as the second-place winner of this year’s New Jersey Shout … Read more EHT teen debuts winning anti-drug song at Atlantic City conference