Forty-two Arrested during Seaside Weekend Event
Thirty-five adults and seven juveniles face charges following arrests during the Electric Adventure Beach Weekend in Seaside Heights.
Information from the office of Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato indicates that 20 of the adults and three minors face drug-related charges.
No details were released on the nature of the remaining arrests.
No identities of arrestees have been released by authorities.
The event kicked off Saturday afternoon and continued through Sunday. Authorities say that most of the arrests took place within the confines of the event.
Investigators recorded nine overdoses Saturday and 25 more Sunday, but say none were fatal.
Members of the Ocean County Sheriff’s Department and Regional SWAT Team, New Jersey State Police and Seaside Heights officers were involved in the investigations and arrests.