Police find heroin, assault rifle in Atlantic City man's car

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017

GALLOWAY TWP., N.J. (WPVI) -- An Atlantic City man has been arrested after police found heroin and guns, including a semi-automatic assault rifle, in his car.

On Monday around 3:40 p.m., Galloway Township police stopped a vehicle being driven by 28-year-old Yahcor Napper on US 30 near 8th Avenue.

Initially, police found Napper was in possession of marijuana.

Upon further investigation, police say they located in the vehicle a loaded Taurus .38 Special revolver,

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an Extar .556 caliber Semi-Automatic Assault Rifle with fully loaded extended capacity 30 round magazine,

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and a package of suspected raw heroin weighing over five ounces.

Galloway Township Police Department

Napper was taken into custody and charged with Possession of a handgun, Possession of an assault rifle, Possession of a high capacity magazine, Possession of a firearm for unlawful purpose, Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance (CDS), and related charges.

Anyone with information is asked to contact arresting officer Detective Kiamos at (609) 652-3705 ext 325.