Two Jackson residents facing drug charges


JACKSON – On Dec. 5, Jackson police detectives and officers who are forming a special enforcement unit in the Detective Bureau concluded an ongoing narcotics investigation and conducted a stop of a 2011 Infiniti sport utility vehicle and its two occupants in a commercial parking lot on North County Line Road.

Police said a search of the male and female occupants, and the vehicle, led to the recovery of THC vape cartridges, substances believed to be crystal methamphetamine, heroin, cocaine and LSD, prescription medication, hypodermic syringes, other drug paraphernalia and more than $400 cash.

A 39-year-old female resident of Jackson was charged with hindering apprehension for providing a false name to the officers, possession of THC vape cartridges, possession of drug paraphernalia, driving with a suspended driver’s license and possession of a controlled dangerous substance while operating a motor vehicle.

Police said the woman had outstanding warrants for her arrest. She was processed and lodged in the Ocean County jail, Toms River.

A 33-year-old male resident of Jackson was charged with possession of methamphetamine, possession of methamphetamine with intent to distribute, possession of cocaine, possession of heroin, possession of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD), possession of Suboxone tablets, possession of Suboxone strips, possession of Clonazepan, possession of THC vape cartridges and possession of hypodermic syringes.

Police said the man had outstanding warrants for his arrest. He was processed and lodged in the Ocean County jail.

The vehicle was seized pending application for forfeiture.