A 19-year-old man was arrested by Hamilton Township Police Wednesday morning, following a vehicle stop on Route 322.

Police say they arrested Falmata Ali, 19, who was a front seat passenger in the car, for a contempt warrant. An investigation led police to recover in Ali's possession, 1300 bags of heroin and a bag of unpack aged heroin.

According to police, Ali was charged with "Possession of Heroin (3rd degree); Distribution of Heroin (2nd degree) and Possession of CDS Paraphernalia (DP). "

Ali is being held in the Atlantic County Jail.

SOUCE: Hamilton Township Police