Two Brick teens caught with gun, drugs charged with trespassing


BRICK TOWNSHIP, NJ – On Monday, May 25th, shortly after 5:00 p.m. Officer John Alexander stopped a suspicious vehicle that he observed leaving Law-Win Ct. a street on which all of the residences are currently under construction. Upon approach of the stopped vehicle Officer Alexander detected an odor of burnt marijuana. Officer Tyler Stephenson and Sheriff Officer Lenkauskas arrived as back up, followed shortly thereafter by K9 Officer Scott Smith and his K-9 partner Echo.

The driver was identified as Nasir Williams (18 years old of Brick) who was accompanied by a 17-year old juvenile male passenger. Subsequent investigation led to the discovery of a .25 caliber handgun, ammunition, a quantity of oxycodone, two knives, a quantity of marijuana, THC cartridges and THC edibles.

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Nasir Williams was charged with Possession of Marijuana, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession of a weapon (Knife), Distribution of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession of Paraphernalia, Possession of CDS in a Vehicle and Trespassing. He was released on summonses pending a court date.

The juvenile passenger was charged with Possession of a weapon (Firearm), Unlawful Possession of a weapon, Possession of a weapon (Knife), Possession of marijuana, Possession of CDS paraphernalia, and possession of a large capacity magazine. The juvenile was lodged in the Ocean County Juvenile Detention Center.