November was a effective month for the Very little Egg Harbor Police Division, which has been working to thoroughly clean up felony activity involving a variety of managed unsafe substances in the Mystic Island section of the township.
On Nov. 19, the Minimal Egg Harbor Street Crimes Unit proven surveillance of an deserted residence on Nationwide Union Boulevard centered upon citizen complaints of people today frequenting the site to use and distribute drugs.
Officers stopped Robert W. Guiendon, 33, of Minimal Egg Harbor, who was observed leaving the home. A lookup of his human being resulted in the seizure of a hypodermic syringe and a glass using tobacco pipe. Guiendon was arrested and transported to the police station, wherever he was issued a summons charging him with trespassing, possession of a hypodermic syringe and drug paraphernalia, and then produced pending long run courtroom proceedings. Other individuals observed at or around the home have been confronted and issued verbal and created warnings.
The arrest was Guiendon’s second in considerably less than two months, on the exact block. He was amongst the 5 individuals arrested on Nov. 5 subsequent a court docket-approved lookup warrant for a home in the 100 block of National Union Boulevard, which resulted in the discovery of quantities of heroin, methamphetamine, oxycodone products and linked use and distribution paraphernalia.
Of the 5 arrested on Nov. 5, only a single particular person, Trevor Frank, 30, of Tuckerton, was lodged in Ocean County Jail on charges for three counts of possession of a controlled risky substance, and possession of a managed harmful material with intent to distribute. The other four persons, which include Guiendon, were being issued summonses and launched.
Looking at various repeat offenses involving managed unsafe substances in the identical neighborhood has lots of Mystic Island residents questioning the New Jersey Prison Justice Reform Act, which took impact Jan. 1, 2017. It makes it possible for most defendants to go absolutely free pending demo. Nevertheless, the Minor Egg Harbor PD reminds the community that all defendants are harmless until demonstrated guilty outside of a acceptable question in a courtroom of law.
Any one with information and facts relating to the illegal possession or distribution of controlled risky substances in the Very little Egg Harbor area is encouraged to phone the Avenue Crimes Unit at 609-296-366, extension 178. All resources of details are kept strictly confidential. —M.M.D.