A traffic stop last Friday afternoon in Egg Harbor Township turned into a drug bust and a man from Mays Landing is now facing charges.

EHT Police say one of their officers conducted a traffic stop on Tilton Road around 1:15 Friday afternoon. An investigation was conducted and 5.3 ounces of cocaine and 2 grams of raw marijuana were recovered.

36-year-old Samuel Jean of Mays Landing was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Possession of CDS Cocaine
  • Possession of Marijuana Under 50 Grams
  • Distribution of CDS Heroin/Cocaine
  • Failure to Surrender CDS to Law Enforcement
  • Title 39 (Traffic) Offenses

Cops say $920 in cash was also seized. Jean was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility on a warrant.

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