Three men arrested for selling drugs in A.C.

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Three Atlantic City men were arrested after police found hundreds of bags of heroin along with other drugs inside a residence.Detectives of the Special Investigations Section served a search warrant at the home in the 900 block of Magellan Avenue at about 1:45 p.m. Thursday, Sgt. Kevin Fair said.Inside, the found 364 bags of heroin, … Read moreThree men arrested for selling drugs in A.C.

Absecon doctor convicted in drug ring voluntarily surrenders license

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An Absecon doctor recently released from prison for illegally prescribing opioids has voluntarily surrendered his license permanently.Alan Faustino was sentenced to four years in prison last July for a drug ring that the state estimated put 1,200 pills on the street a day.He was released from a halfway house Jan. 30, and is currently on … Read moreAbsecon doctor convicted in drug ring voluntarily surrenders license

Drug complaints lead to seven arrests in A.C.

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Complaints about drugs in Atlantic City led to the arrest of seven people, along with drugs and  money.Detectives recovered more than 140 bags of heroin, 1½ ounces of cocaine, narcotic paraphernalia and more than $4,500 in cash over two days.Four men and a woman were arrested Thursday as a result of a surveillance operation sparked … Read moreDrug complaints lead to seven arrests in A.C.

Ocean City woman pleads guilty in drug-related death

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An Ocean City woman pleaded guilty to the drug-related death of a man last year. Alissa Cunningham, 31, admitted she picked up heroin from a room at the Fox Manor in Atlantic City on June 2, 2017, and gave it to Jessica Downey. Downey then gave that heroin — stamped “King Kong” — to William … Read moreOcean City woman pleads guilty in drug-related death

Man who got mistrial in drug-related death, gets 11 years for possession

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An Egg Harbor Township man was sentenced to 11 years in prison for drug possession Friday, after a jury was unable to decide whether he was responsible for a 2016 overdose death.Daniel Parrish’s long criminal history that has included arrests while out on pending charges allowed for an extended term in the drug case.Jurors in … Read moreMan who got mistrial in drug-related death, gets 11 years for possession