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Hammonton man ordered held after third drug arrest while on release

A Hammonton man arrested while on pretrial release out of Camden will remain in jail, an Atlantic County judge ruled Thursday.Brian Nicholas, 42, was arrested Monday in Hammonton on drug charges while he already has 11 pending cases and four open warrants, according to information released at his detention hearing.It was the third time he … Read more Hammonton man ordered held after third drug arrest while on release

Margate woman arrested after found passed out in car with infant, drugs

A Margate woman was arrested after she was found unconscious in a vehicle with drugs and her infant in the back seat, Atlantic City police said.Detective Ryan Kov and Officer Charlene Ruark responded to the area of Arizona and Fairmount avenues at 3:38 p.m. Thursday to find Jessica Muller unconscious in the driver’s seat, Sgt. … Read more Margate woman arrested after found passed out in car with infant, drugs

Atlantic City car stop yields 60 bags of heroin

An Atlantic City man wanted on a warrant learned this weekend that you should always drive with your lights on — especially if you have 60 bags of heroin in the car.Iree Jones drew the attention of Officer Wahab Malik when he pulled up behind the police car on Pacific Avenue without his headlights on … Read more Atlantic City car stop yields 60 bags of heroin

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