Man remained in jail Tuesday following first appearance
A Point Pleasant man was arrested and charged with heroin possession over the weekend, police said. Nicholas R. Ippolito, 21, of Ivy Road, was arrested and charged Feb. 2 by Wall Police for being under the influence of a controlled, dangerous substance and possession of heroin and drug paraphernalia, according to arrest warrants. Ippolito was taken to Monmouth County jail, Freehold Township, in lieu of $37,000 bail. Ippolito made his first appearance before a judge to face the charges on Feb. 5, according to the warrant. Ippolito remained in jail late Tuesday, according to jail records.
On Friday evening, Toms River P.D. officers arrested two for heroin possesion
According to The Toms River Township Police Department’s Chief Michael Mastronardy, a pair local of citizens were arrested for heroin possession on Friday evening. “Just before 6 p.m. on Friday evening at the intersection of Route 37 and Route 166, Officer Ryan Quinn arrested Christopher Viscel, 43, of Baylor Avenue in South Toms River and Robin Warden, 33, of Webster Avenue in Seaside Heights, for possession of heroin,” said Mastronardy. The chief indicated that the arrest was made by Quinn after performing a motor vehicle stop of Viscel and Warden’s vehicle. In other news: A traffic signal violation led to a two-person crash in the western section of the township on Friday morning. “At 1030 a.m., Alvina Bigos, 79, of Manchester, was …