A Camden man was arrested Wednesday night, following a three-week investigation by Atlantic City police.

Vice and SWAT officers seized about $3,000 in crack cocaine after an investigation by Detective Paul Petinga led to the search inside a motel on the first block of South Mississippi Avenue, Lt. James Sarkos said.

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Keith Ross, 43, is charged with possession of cocaine, possession of more than an ounce with intent to distribute and possession with intent to distribute within 500 feet of a park.

Police seized 32 grams of crack cocaine, along with $942 believed to be proceeds from drug sales.

Ross is lodged in the Atlantic County Justice Facility on $150,000 full cash bail.

—Lynda Cohen

Reporter covering courts and crime

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