|Suspects Arraigned on Drug Charges|
At that time, the sheriff’s BON detectives observed three males loitering in the area.
When Shawn Seldon, age 42, approached the three suspects he engaged in conversation with Tevin Wiley, age 21. Wiley then removed an item from his pocket and exchanged it with Seldon for cash.
Seldon was followed and detained. He was found to be in possession of one glassine envelope of heroin, stamped “
Believing they had witnessed additional drug transactions, the sheriff’s detectives announced their presence and moved in to further investigate.
At this time, Majette was inside the Honda while Rouse and Wiley were immediately detained.
Majette then threw the purple handbag outside the vehicle and attempted to flee the scene on foot.
Majette was soon tackled to the ground but he continued to strike the sheriff’s officers with his fists and legs. The suspect was subdued, handcuffs were applied and Majette was placed under arrest.
Wiley was found to be in possession of an additional nine glassine envelopes of heroin, also stamped “
Majette and Rouse were both charged with two counts each of possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession of CDS with intent to distribute, possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 1000 feet of North 13 Street School and one count of conspiracy to violate
Rouse was charged with possession of CDS, possession of CDS with intent to distribute and possession of CDS with intent to distribute within 1000 feet of
Seldon was charged with possession of CDS. He was also found to be the subject of an open warrant held by the Essex County
At today’s arraignment, Judge Richard Nunes ordered Majette and Rouse held at the county jail in lieu of $200,000 cash bond only. Wiley was ordered held at the jail in lieu of $25,000 bail. Seldon’s bail was set at $15,000 by Judge Diana Montes and he awaits arraignment of his drug possession charge.