Little Egg Harbor Man Nabbed in Stafford Drug Bust
A Little Egg Harbor man faces multiple drug-possession counts following a Tuesday search of his car and home.
Dominc Attino, 45, was the subject of search warrants for his vehicle and dwelling, according to information from the office of Ocean County Prosecutor Joseph Coronato.
Members of the Prosecutor's Special Operations Group and Stafford Township Police initiated the road stop of Attino's 2002 Buick Rendezvous on Route 72 in Manahawkin.
Investigators say they seized 357 Suboxone sublingual films, 11 Roxicet pills of 30 milligrams each, and 11 "repressed blue pills of uknown origin" that tested positive for heroin at the site, along with $7,378 in cash.
A subsequent search of his dwelling turned up MDMA, marijuana, 38 doses of Clonidine, and $521.
Attino was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance with intent to distribute a prescription legend drug, along with three related possession counts.
He was placed in the Ocean County Jail, in default of $50,000 bail and no option for release on payment of 10 percent.