Atlantic City police arrest fugitive from Pennsylvania after finding drugs and weapons in his car | Crime

Press team reports

ATLANTIC CITY — Police arrested a Philadelphia man wanted in his home state on Sunday after they found drugs and weapons in his car.

At 9:06 p.m., Constable Matthew Talavera arrested Jovy Delphine in the 2000 block of Atlantic Avenue. During the arrest, Delphine was taken into custody after being found in possession of a loaded handgun, police said in a statement on Wednesday.

K-9 Officer Jesse Oliver-Logan and his partner, Gee, helped. Gee, who is trained in narcotics detection, indicated the presence of drugs in the vehicle, police said.

Officers found more than 21 grams of cocaine and multiple high-capacity magazines loaded into the vehicle, police said, and Delphine had an active warrant for her Norristown, Pennsylvania arrest.

Delphine, 27, was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon during the commission of a drug offence, possession of a large capacity magazine, possession of hollow point ammunition , possession of a controlled weapon, possession of a dangerous substance, possession with intent to distribute, possession with intent to distribute within 500 feet of a public area, obstructing arrest and flight from justice. He was sent to the Atlantic County Jail.