HEROIN HOLDING UP TRAFFIC

@ approximately 11:41 PM – Police arrested Brittany R. Rash, age 28 of Raritan Township and Thomas G. Connell, age 29 of Hamilton, NJ and charged each with narcotics offenses following a motor vehicle stop on Copper Hill Road. Rash was initially stopped for delaying traffic. She was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (heroin) and possession of drug paraphernalia. Rash also was issued motor vehicle summonses for delaying traffic and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle. Connell was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (heroin) and possession of hypodermic syringes. Rash and Connell were released after processing at police headquarters. Investigation and arrests by P.O. Adam Swiatek.