Jackson Man Arrested with 9mm Handgun During Drug Dealing Investigation at Apartment Complex

JACKSON TOWNSHIP, NJ – A man has been arrested for illegal possession of a firearm in Jackson after police served a warrant at his Prospect Pointe apartment, investigating suspicious drug-related activitiy.

Jackson Police Report:

On Wednesday October 14, 2020 an investigation which was began due to information received about allegations of narcotics activity was concluded and resulted in the arrest of a resident for weapons offenses.

Detectives from the department’s Special Enforcement Unit served a warrant at a residence located in the Prospect Point Apartments and during the resulting search, seized a Glock 9mm handgun which was loaded with hollow point ammunition and $1,950.00 cash.

Clayton Allwood, age 26 of Jackson. He was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, possession of a large capacity magazine, possession of hollow point ammunition and certain persons not to possess a weapon.

Mr. Allwood, who was discovered to be wearing an ankle monitoring bracelet at the time of his arrest, was processed and later lodged in the Ocean County Jail.
Residents wishing to report suspicious or suspected illegal activity in their neighborhoods are asked to contact police headquarters at 732-928-1111 or through the department’s Stop It app.