Rio Grande, NJ, Man Facing Drug, Sex Offender Charges
A Rio Grande man was arrested on a host of charges Saturday after an investigation by Middle Township and Cape May County authorities.
After executing two search warrants, one at a house in the 100 block of Maryland Avenue and another at a room at Simpson's Motel in Rio Grande, police arrested 45-year-old Abdul Spaulding.
After the raid, police arrested Spaulding and charged him with two counts of endangering the welfare of children, two counts of possessing and distributing drugs, for having a weapon in his possession when he is in the certain person not to have weapons category, and failure to register as a sex offender.
Spaulding is being held in the Cape May County Correctional Center.
Saturday's search and arrest was a combined operation by Middle Township Police, the Cape May County Prosecutor's Office, and the Cape May SWAT Team.