Complaint about erratic driver leads Evesham Police to arrest suspect for possession of heroin

Officers were dispatched to the area of Barton Run Boulevard for a vehicle being operated in an erratic manner on the morning of May 21.

The following information is on file with the Evesham Township Police Department:

On May 21 at 8:30 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of Barton Run Boulevard for a report of a vehicle being operated in an erratic manner.

An officer located the vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop on Barton Run Boulevard.

During the investigation Evesham Police K-9 Ciko was called upon to assist officers with the detection of narcotics.

According to police, the K-9 was walked around the exterior of the suspect’s vehicle, at which time the K-9 alerted officers to the presence of narcotics inside the car.

Police say a subsequent search of the vehicle by officers resulted in the discovery of heroin, drug paraphernalia and a hypodermic syringe inside the vehicle.

Arrested:

A male, age 30, of Marlton, was charged with third-degree possession of heroin and a disorderly persons offense for possession drug paraphernalia and syringes.

According to police, the male was lodged in the Burlington County Bail with no bail.