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Sep 15, 2021

Ocean Township Police Make Multiple Drug-Related Arrests

On Sept. 6 at approximately 11 pm, Ocean Township Detective Michael Legg conducted a motor vehicle stop for traffic infractions while working a Driving While Intoxicated assignment. He approached the driver and identified him as Rodson Fortune, of Neptune.

Legg observed several pieces of narcotics paraphernalia scattered throughout the vehicle. All of the occupants of the vehicle were removed prior to a search being conducted, police said. The other occupants were identified as Louis Prosper-Junior, Janissa Almineur and a juvenile.

A search of the vehicle uncovered drug paraphernalia, more than 6 ounces of marijuana, Xanax, psilocybin mushrooms and a large amount of cash.

All of the occupants were placed under arrest and transported to headquarters for processing.

Fortune was charged with Possession of Marijuana over six ounces, Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, Possession of Xanax, Possession of Psilocybin Mushrooms, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Resisting Arrest, and Criminal Mischief.

Prosper-Junior was charged with Possession of Marijuana over six ounces, Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute. Possession of Xanax, Possession of Psilocybin Mushrooms, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Resisting Arrest and Obstruction.

Almineur was charged with Possession of Marijuana over six ounces, Possession of Marijuana with the Intent to Distribute, Possession of Xanax, Possession of Psilocybin Mushrooms and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Fortune was transported to the Monmouth County Correctional Institute pending an initial court appearance. Prosper-Junior and Almineur were both released on a criminal summons pending their initial court appearance. The juvenile was charged accordingly and released to a guardian.