Cassandra Rivera

Cassandra Rivera, 24, was arrested Dec. 7, Det. Sgt. Jeffery Newman said. She was wanted for disarming a law enforcement officer and narcotics charges.

MAYS LANDING — A suspect wanted by the Atlantic County Sheriff's Office has been arrested, officials confirmed Tuesday.

Cassandra Rivera, 24, was arrested by Camden County Police on Nov. 29, Det. Sgt. Jeffery Newman said, then lodged in Camden County jail.

She was turned over to Atlantic County Sheriff’s Officers on Thursday, Newman said, and is currently housed in Atlantic County jail.

She was wanted for disarming a law enforcement officer and narcotics charges.

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My beat is public safety, following police and crime. I started in January 2018 here at the Press covering Egg Harbor and Galloway townships. Before that, I worked at the Reading Eagle in Reading, Pa., covering crime and writing obituaries.

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