MAYS LANDING-Following a month-long investigation by the ACPO Gangs, Guns & Narcotics Unit a Galloway Township man was arrested and charged on Thursday with multiple narcotics offenses, Acting Atlantic County Prosecutor Cary Shill announced.
On March 3, 2022, a search warrant was executed at 318 Xanthus Avenue in Galloway Township and two search warrants were also executed upon two vehicles by members of the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office Gangs, Guns & Narcotics and Intelligence Units, along with members of the Galloway Township Police Department.
During the execution of the search warrants law enforcement officers recovered the following items:
-Approximately 51.7 grams of crack cocaine
-Approximately 6 doses, totaling 80 mg each of Methadone
-$924.00 in US Currency
David Blocker, 53, was arrested prior to the execution of the search warrants at the property and vehicles.
Blocker is charged with the following offenses:
3rd degree Distribution of Methadone
3rd degree Possession of crack cocaine
2nd degree Distribution of crack cocaine
Following Blocker’s arrest he was transported and lodged at the Atlantic County Justice Facility.
***These charges are merely an accusation and not proof of guilt. In all criminal cases, a charged defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
Anyone with information about serious crimes is asked to contact the Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office at 609-909-7800 or go to the Prosecutor’s Office Web site at https://www.acpo.org/tips.html and provide information by filling out the form anonymously on the Submit a Tip page. People can also call Crime Stoppers at 609-652-1234 or 1-800-658-8477 (TIPS) or visit the Crime Stoppers Website at http://www.crimestoppersatlantic.com/. Crime Stoppers offers cash rewards for information leading to the arrest and indictment of those who commit crimes in Atlantic County.