Six people were arrested in Atlantic City around noon Tuesday following a drug bust on Pennsylvania Avenue.

Townsquare Media / Chris Coleman

According to a press release, officers with the ACPD SWAT Team executed a search warrant at a rooming house in the north block of Pennsylvania Avenue around noon on Tuesday. Six people were arrested and 75 grams of raw heroin, 67 grams of cocaine, and a loaded handgun were seized. Police say the street value of the seized narcotics totals more than $10,000. The heroin would produce more than 2,500 individual bags.

Arrested were 20-year-old Jazzmin Bailey, 55-year-old William Catrambone, 54-year-old Robert Lyle, 55-year-old Josephina Rivera, and 46-year-old Alexander Watson, all from Atlantic City. 39-year-old Quan Taylor of Brooklyn, NY, was also taken into custody.

Anyone with information about this incident or narcotic related information is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Special Investigations Section at 609-347-5858.


SOURCE: Atlantic City Police Department press release

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