Four Ocean County Residents Arrested in Latest Drug Sweep by Police
The drug epidemic continues to attack the Jersey Shore but law enforcement continues to fight back in trying to put an end to drug deals that spread poison on our streets.
Brick Police said their Street Crimes Unit recently arrested four residents on drug-related crimes.
Jason Feliciano, 34, was arrested for the 2nd time in a month for drug activities.
In August, Feliciano was charged with Contempt of Court, Possession of a Device Used to Defraud Administration of a Drug Test, and Driving While Suspended after being pulled over and police learning he had a warrant out for his arrest.
On September 9, he was arrested again and this time charged with loitering to obtain CDS, Possession of Crack Cocaine, Possession of drug paraphernalia, and failure to turn over CDS.
In that same incident in the Mapleleaf Park area, Detectives and a Patrolman with his partner K9 Echo, who sniffed around the vehicle, also placed Joni Briton, 30, of Brick under arrest and charged her with Possession of Crack Cocaine, loitering to obtain a Controlled Dangerous Substance (CDS), Possession of Paraphernalia, failure to turn over CDS, driving while suspended and operating an unsafe motor vehicle.
Briton and Feliciano were lodged in Ocean County Jail.
Vincent Corcoran, 33, Brick was arrested on September 13 after Brick Police SCU Detectives responded to the McDonalds on Van Zile Road on a report of a man appearing under the influence.
Brick Police said that detectives then sent the marijuana for destruction.
Corcoran was then charged with Possession of Heroin, Possession of drug paraphernalia, Under the influence of CDS, Possession of Alprazolam, and Possession of a hypodermic syringe and was then released on a summons.
On September 15th at approximately 6:30 P.M. SCU detectives responded to the 7-11 (667 Mantoloking Rd) in reference to a male appearing to be under the influence of CDS.
Further investigation led to the suspect being placed under arrest for being under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance.
Timothy Yeoman, 33, Brick was charged on September 15 with possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and being under the influence of CDS.
Police had responded to the 7-11 on Mantoloking Road on a report that a man appeared to be under the influence of drugs.
Yeoman was then arrested and charged for being under the influence of CDS and after processing was released on a summons.