Two Tinton Falls residents are facing charges after being arrested for attempting to deal drugs within a school zone in the borough.
Karam Alkhalil, 22, and Ashley Correia, 23, were arrested on Nov. 21 and charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance and possession with the intent to distribute a controlled dangerous substance within a school zone.
A subsequent narcotics investigation led to the arrest of both subjects who were placed in Monmouth County Correctional Institution in lieu of $30,000 bail with no 10 percent option.
The investigating officers were Tinton Falls Police Detective Sgt. Scott Trocchia, Det. Cpl. John Tallerico and Detective Joseph Schuler.