Man Charged With Dealing Drugs Near Local Park

Photo by Jason Allentoff

  BEACHWOOD – A local man was charged with dealing meth at his home across the street from Birch and Surf Park.

  An investigation led police to search a home and a camper on the property located on Birch Street on May 1, police said.

  Timothy Claus, 53, was charged with Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession/Distribution within 500 feet of a public park.

  Florio Rasoilo, 54, was charged with Possession (oxycodone) without a Lawful Prescription and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

  The Beachwood Police thanked the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Strike Force and Ocean County Regional SWAT for their assistance.

  Charges are merely accusations until proven in a court of law.