17 Arrested In Ocean County Drug Raids

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  SEASIDE HEIGHTS – Seaside Heights Police charged 17 individuals on drug-related and other offenses after raids were conducted in areas of the Borough on Feb. 21, police said.

  Police executed search warrants at 61 Sumner Avenue, 116 Hancock Avenue, 120 Sheridan Avenue and 225 Lincoln Avenue on Thursday night. The raids not only yielded 17 arrests, but also marijuana, cocaine, heroin, and prescription drugs. 

  The following individuals were arrested in the raids:

  • • Milton Johnson, 45, of Jackson: Charged with eight counts of Possession of CDS, nine counts of Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, two counts of Possession & Distribution of CDS within a (Recreational Zone), two counts of Possession & Distribution of CDS within a (School Zone), and three counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • • Stephanie Woodford, 37, of Seaside Heights: Charegd with one count of Possession of, three counts of Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • • Zahir Muhammad, 20, of Montclair: Charged with six counts of Possession of CDS, five counts of Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, and three counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • • Quaison Ellis, 21, of Barnegat: Charged with Possession of CDS, Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • • Wali Hobbs, 31, of Browns Mills: Charged with three counts of Possession of CDS, six counts of Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, and five counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. 
  • • Janice Buquet, 66, of Seside Heights: Charged with six counts of Possession of CDS, Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • • Jennifer Forcier, 33, of Toms River: Charged with Wandering and Obstruction.
  • • Jeffrey Bair, 48, of Barnegat: Charged with Wandering and Possession of CDS. 
  • • Christopher Gagliardotto, 38, of Seaside Heights: Charged with Possession of CDS.
  • • Michelle Swann, 37, of Whiting: Charged with Outstanding Traffic Warrant Jackson Township NJ. 
  • • Robert Hudson, 40, of Jackson: Charged with Possession of CDS, Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
  • • Raymond Wilson, 33, of Bayville: Charged with Possession of CDS, Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Emergency Communication Receiver.
  • • James Trotman, 37, of Beachwood: Charged with two counts of Possession of CDS, two counts of Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Emergency Communication Receiver.
  • • Robyn Jackson, 28, of Browns Mills: Charged with two counts of Possession of CDS, Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of Emergency Communication Receiver.
  • • Rosie Hardy, 32, of Seaside Heights: Charged with Disorderly Person.
  • • Malaika Vereen, 48, of Newport, OR: Charged with four counts of Possession of CDS.
  • • Sandra Figueroa, 42, of Seaside Heights: Charged with five counts of Possession of CDS, Possession of CDS With Intent to Distribute, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Tampering with Evidence.

  The search warrants were executed with help from the DEA Atlantic City Resident Office, New Jersey State Police SIU, Ocean County Prosecutors Office Narcotics Strike Force, Ocean County Regional Swat Teams, Ocean County Sheriff’s Department, and Ocean County Sheriff’s Department K9 Units.

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