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EGG HARBOR CITY — Three city residents were arrested Wednesday after police searched a home in the 500 block of Philadelphia Avenue and found heroin and marijuana.

Nakwii Q. Davis, 19, Gordon Elam, 27, and Natequia B. Davis-Elam, 26, were each charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of school property, possession with intent to distribute within 500 feet of a public park, endangering the welfare of a child and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Elam and Davis-Elam were released on summonses, while Davis was taken to the Atlantic County jail.

The Atlantic County Prosecutor’s Office assisted.

Contact: 609-272-7241

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My beat is public safety, following police and crime. I started in January 2018 here at the Press covering Egg Harbor and Galloway townships. Before that, I worked at the Reading Eagle in Reading, Pa., covering crime and writing obituaries.

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