Cherry Hill Police arrest three on drug, weapons charges

The arrest were made after Cherry Hill Police stopped a vehicle early Thursday morning on Route 70.

The following information was provided by the Cherry Hill Police Department.

On Thursday, June 16 at approximately 1:16 a.m., Cherry Hill Police stopped a vehicle on Route 70 for an equipment violation. Upon approaching the vehicle the officer observed suspected heroin in plain view inside the vehicle. Through continued investigation and subsequent search of the vehicle additional heroin, as well as a digital scale, body armor, and a handgun were located. All three occupants of the vehicle were arrested without incident.

A 25-year-old man from East Greenwich was charged with distribution of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a handgun, possession of a weapon by a convicted felon and possession of a weapon while committing a CDS offense. He was remanded to the Camden County Jail on $50,000 cash bail. A 23-year-old woman from Millville was charged with distribution of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a handgun and possession of a weapon while committing a CDS offense. She was remanded to the Camden County Jail on $50,000 cash bail. A 21-year-old woman from Cherry Hill was charged with distribution of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a handgun and possession of a weapon while committing a CDS offense. She was released on her own recognizance.