ATLANTIC CITY – Three men, including two from Little Egg Harbor, were arrested after a motor vehicle stop in Atlantic City yesterday.
On Sept. 25, Atlantic City Police Officers conducted a motor vehicle stop at Indiana and Hummock Avenues at around 12 p.m. When the driver, 21-year old Jonah Adams of Little Egg Harbor, stopped the vehicle, the rear passenger, 27-year old Shaheem Vance-Milbourne of Egg Harbor, fled from the vehicle and officers.
Police pursued Vance-Milbourne on foot, eventually catching and arresting him. Police found Vance-Milbourne in possession of 182 bags of heroin, five grams of heroin, and 16 prescription pills. He also had ten active warrants for his arrest from various Atlantic County police departments.
Vance-Milbourne was charged with four counts of possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS), possession of CDS with intent to distribute, possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 500 feet of a public zone, possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 1000 feet of a school zone, obstruction of justice, resisting arrest, possession of CDS paraphernalia, and multiple active warrants.
Vance-Milbourne was remanded to the Atlantic County Justice Facility.
Also arrested during the motor vehicle stop were Adams and 20-year old Zahir Milbourne of Little Egg Harbor when police discovered 38 grams of marijuana, five prescription pills and one bag of heroin in the car. Milbourne was also found in possession of more than four grams of cocaine.
Milbourne was charged with three counts of possession of CDS, possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 500 feet of a public zone and possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 1000 feet of a school zone.
Adams was charged with two counts of possession of CDS and multiple motor vehicle summons.
Milbourne and Adams were released on a summons with a future court date.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766 or text anonymously to tip411 (847411).