Brigantine Drug Bust Snags 70 Bags of Heroin and Cash

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Egger of Brigantine

A substantial drug bust in Brigantine. Three people were arrested on St. Patrick’s Day. It all happened on the 3600 block of Bayshore Avenue in Brigantine.

Atlantic County SWAT, Somers Point K-9 and the Galloway Township Police Department executed a search warrant on Friday morning, March 17.

The Brigantine action was taken after a five-month drug investigation.

The Brigantine narcotics raid snagged about 70 bags of heroin along with scales, drug packaging material, drug paraphernalia and an undisclosed amount of cash.

Michael Egger, 33, of Brigantine was arrested and charged with possession of heroin, prescription drugs without a prescription, distribution of heroin, and distribution of heroin within 500 feet of public lands, as well as weapons offenses, police say.

This is not the first time Egger has been arrested for drugs. The Brigantine resident was also arrested on Nov. 20, 2015 by Egg Harbor Township Police. A traffic stop found 51 bags of heroin and oxycodone pills in this creep’s possession.

Have information about anyone dealing drugs in Brigantine?

You can anonymously contact the Brigantine Police Department… or you can reach out to Atlantic County Crimestoppers.  CrimeStoppersAtlantic.com