On September 30th at 6:44pm, Patrolman Nicholas Venuto arrested Edward Blayer, 46, of Barnegat for possession of CDS after coming into contact with him in the parking lot of the Spirits Unlimited on Route 9.
Ptl. Venuto observed Blayer staggering and nearly falling while walking in the parking lot and approached him to check his welfare. While speaking to Blayer, Ptl. Venuto determined that there was a $1,000 warrant for Blayer issued by Colts Neck Municipal Court. After placing Blayer under arrest, Ptl. Venuto recovered a quantity of oxycodone pills from Blayer’s person for which he did not have a prescription.
Blayer was charged with possession of CDS. In addition to the Colts Neck warrant, $7,500 bail was placed on Blayer for the possession of CDS charge. Blayer was released after posting bail.