Galloway Township police arrested Rasson McGriff, 27, of Bridgeton on weapons charges early Saturday morning after a motor vehicle stop.

According to police, the vehicle in which McGriff was a passenger was stopped on the White Horse Pike at Pomona Road at about 4:30 a.m. Saturday.

Latest Video

McGriff was found to be in possession of a Colt Python .357 Magnum handgun, and was charged with possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, and possession of a weapon by a convicted felon, police said.

McGriff was lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility on $75,000 full cash bail, police said.

Michelle Brunetti Post

In my first job after college got paid to read the New York Times and summarize articles for an early online data base. First reporting job was with The Daily Record in Parsippany. I have also worked in nonprofits, and have been with The Press since 1990.

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.