Middle Township PD

MIDDLE TOWNSHIP — A Wildwood man was arrested Monday after township police found he had active warrants and more than an ounce of suspected methamphetamine.

About 10:30 a.m., Patrolman Thomas Runyon was in the Rio Grande section of the township when he spotted Andrew Wells, 42, walking around Joe Canal Plaza, police said Tuesday in a news release. Wells was arrested without incident.

Police did not disclose the nature of Wells’ warrants.

During a search, police found a clear bag with about 1½ ounces of suspected meth, police said.

Wells was taken to the Cape May County jail.

Contact: 609-272-7241

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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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