LAKEHURST – Borough police arrest two Ocean County residents for allegedly having heroin, crack cocaine and other drug paraphernalia in a vehicle.
Police said officers were called to the Lakehurst Circle Center on December 1 at 3:29 p.m. on a report of a suspicious vehicle outside Dollar General.
Inside, officers found 33-year-old Amanda Centanni of Bayville and 43-year-old Matthew Eiche of Barnegat along with 30 wax folds of heroin, a quantity of crack cocaine and other drug paraphernalia in plain view. A search of the vehicle was conducted and both were placed under arrest without incident.
Centanni was charged with Possession of heroin, Possession of crack cocaine, Possession of drug paraphernalia, and being under the influence of CDS. She remains lodged in the Ocean County Jail.
Eiche was charged with Possession of drug paraphernalia and Possession of a hypodermic needle and was released from custody pending a mandatory court appearance.
Officer Vance Anthony Pelino was the charging officer. Assisting on scene were Sgt. Jason Guide, Officer William Bowers and Officer Michael Cecchini.
All criminal charges are merely accusations and all subjects are innocent until proven guilty.
The public is reminded that they may report suspicious activity and remain anonymous or use link on the Lakehurst Police Department’s website lakehurstpolice.org