Brick police arrested three local residents who were suspected of being involved in a drug transaction in a township office park.
According to Ptl. Victoria Finelli, Brick Police Street Crimes Unit (SCU) detectives observed suspicious activity in the area of 35 Beaverson Boulevard, known as the Lions Head Office Park. Two motor vehicle stops were conducted by officers.
The first vehicle was occupied by Vincent Infante, 30, of Seaside Heights. Infante was charged with possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia and wandering in a public place to obtain a controlled dangerous substance. He was processed and released on a summons.
The second vehicle was occupied by Horace Bland, 31, of Toms River. Bland was charged with possession of heroin, possession of heroin with the intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia.
The driver, Darion Showers was charged with conspiracy to possess heroin with the intent to distribute, conspiracy to possess heroin, wandering in a public place to obtain a controlled dangerous substance and driving a motor vehicle with a suspended license.
Bland and Showers were both processed and lodged in Ocean County Jail. As of Tuesday, only Bland was listed as an inmate at the jail.