Three arrested on drug charges in Brick Township

BRICK TOWNSHIP, NJ – On Wednesday, January 20th, Street Crimes Unit detectives conducted two motor vehicle stops related to an investigation of reported drug activity from a Cypress Ave. residence in the Cedarwood Park section of the township. The stops resulted in three arrests.

Dion Holmes (27 years old from Lakewood) was charged with the distribution of heroin, and possession of marijuana, Promethazine, heroin, and paraphernalia. Holmes was lodged in Ocean County Jail.

Nayelie Ibarra (21 years old from Brick) was charged with possession of heroin, marijuana, and paraphernalia, as well as being under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance. Ibarra was released on a summons.

Margaret Bozzetti (33 years old from Brick) was charged with possession of heroin and paraphernalia. Bozzetti was released on a summons.

Brick Police Chief James Riccio would like to thank our residents and stated, that this is another example of how positive interaction and collaboration between our citizens and the department can bring these investigations to a successful conclusion.

The Brick Police Street Crimes Unit would like to encourage concerned citizens to report suspicious activity in their neighborhoods by either contacting the police directly or utilizing the Tip Line on the Brick Police website (