Officers seized $9,910 of cash, 190 grams of suspected marijuana, three clear mason jars with suspect marijuana inside, one clear mason jar with baggies and remnants of suspected marijuana, two containers with a false compartments in bottom and remnants of suspected marijuana, two digital scales, one box of signature home sandwich bags, one box of cigarillos, one Bunker Hill Security, and one glass smoking pipe used to ingest marijuana
As a result of the investigation and the evidence seized, the 21 year old resident, Jason Stouch, was charged with distribution of marijuana, possession of over 50g of marijuana, employing a juvenile for a narcotics offense, distribution of marijuana within 500 feet of a public park, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was fingerprinted, photographed, served with his summonses and remanded to the Salem County Jail in default of $75,000 full cash bail.
A 17 year old male was also arrested incident to the investigation. He was charged with distribution of marijuana, possession of under 50g of marijuana, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was processed and released to the custody of his father pending a Juvenile Court hearing.
The investigation was led by Investigator Nick Barber.