Drug arrest - June 27, 2017

posted Jul 7, 2017, 8:29 AM by John McGinnis   [ updated Jul 12, 2017, 2:26 PM ]

On June 27, 2017 at 8:06 P.M., patrols from the Medford Lakes Police Department conducted a motor vehicle stop of a silver Jeep on Stokes Road for a speeding violation.  The driver, identified as Matthew P. Giordano of Vineland, was found to have an active criminal warrant out of Vineland.  Giordano was taken into custody and was found to be in possession of heroin.  Giordano was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of CDS in a motor vehicle, and various traffic offenses.  Giordano was processed and released on a summons complaint pending a court appearance at Burlington County Superior Court.   Vineland Police authorized Giordano be released on his own recognizance (ROR) in reference to his criminal warrant.