Another Drug Bust in Ocean Township New Jersey
Based on the information that has been released at this point, it seems that detectives had been investigating these individuals for sometime. The investigation finally came to ahead around 10 am Wednesday morning when officers from Ocean Township executed a search warrant on a home on Aldrin Road. During the execution of the warrant, officers uncovered crack cocaine, heroin, marijuana and various pieces of drug paraphernalia. At the end, all four individuals located inside the home and charged with the possession of heroin with intent to distribute, the possession of heroin, the possession of crack cocaine with the intent to distribute, the possession of crack cocaine, the possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, the possession of marijuana and the possession of drug paraphernalia. Two of the individuals were from Bradley Beach, one from Neptune Township and one from Ocean Township. Three of the four individuals were taken to the Monmouth County Jail where they will most likely be pending a Detention Hearing under the new bail guidelines, the other individual was released on a summons.
Drug Charges in Ocean Township
With the drug epidemic that has been sweeping through the entire state, Monmouth County as a whole has been making a tremendous effort to try and combat the problem. That includes, not only actively investigating any potential leads into drug activity but also aggressively prosecuting anyone that they are able to apprehend. If you or a loved one has been arrested and charged with a drug offense like the distribution of marijuana, the possession of steroids, the distribution of heroin or any other drug offense for that matter in Monmouth County, we strongly recommend that you speak to an attorney as soon as possible about your options. All drug distribution offenses in New Jersey will be considered an indictable offense, also known as felony. The quantity and the specific drug in question will dictate what degree of a felony a Defendant is charged with. As follows, it will also dictate what the potential punishment would be if convicted. For more information on the breakdown, please checkout our Monmouth County drug distribution drug defense practice area or feel free to contact our Middletown office. At Keith Oliver Criminal Law, we fully comprehend the stress and anxiety that most feel when they are charged with a serious criminal offense. If you would like to come into our office and speak one-on-one with one of our criminal defense attorneys then please do not hesitate to contact us at 732-858-6959. We offer free initial consultations.