On 4/29/12 at 9:08 pm, Ofc. C. McCarthy of the Township of Hamilton Police was on patrol when a local merchant flagged her down regarding a theft that had just occurred at his business. The suspect vehicle was subsequently stopped by Sgt. M. Schnurr a few miles away.
The driver of the vehicle, Jonathan Edmonds Jr., age 22, of Pleasantville, was arrested for theft of services. Edmonds was subsequently found to be in possession of marijuana packaged for distribution, along with drug paraphernalia. In addition, Edmonds had several outstanding warrants for his arrest.
Edmonds charged with Theft of Services, Possession of marijuana with intent to distribute, Possession of drug paraphernalia, and Contempt of court. He was placed in the Atlantic County Justice Facility after failing to post bail.