Atlantic City Police Department

ATLANTIC CITY — A city man was arrested Friday on firearm and drug charges after police searched his home, police said.

Detectives said they found two loaded handguns — one of which was reported stolen in Georgia — 66 grams of cocaine, drug paraphernalia and almost $3,000 in cash at the home of Levine Dickerson, 38, in the north block of Born Terrace.

Dickerson was charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance, possession with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of a school zone, possession with intent to distribute within 500 feet of a public zone, unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon while committing a CDS offense, certain person not to possess a weapon, receiving stolen property, possession of a high-capacity magazine and possession of CDS paraphernalia.

He is being held at the Atlantic County jail.

Contact: 609-272-7260 cshaw@pressofac.com Twitter @ACPressColtShaw

Staff Writer

I cover breaking news on the digital desk. I graduated from Temple University in Dec. 2017 and joined the Press in the fall of 2018. Previously, I freelanced, covering Pennsylvania state politics and criminal justice reform.

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