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BARNEGAT POLICE REPORT: Two Arrested and Charged With Heroin

Police said they observed a hand-to-hand transaction on West Bay Avenue; seized 42 decks of heroin.

Two Southern Ocean County residents have been arrested and charged with heroin possession and other offenses following an investigation on Oct. 18.

Around 7:30 p.m. on October 18th, members of the Barnegat Police Narcotics Unit arrested and charged Christopher Fix, of Manahawkin, and Wendy Schoeneberg, of Waretown, on drug charges after observing a hand-to-hand transaction that took place in the parking lot of the Wawa located at 945 West Bay Avenue, police said.

The arresting officers were in the area on an unrelated matter when they observed the transaction take place, according to Barnegat Police Lt. Keith Germain. The subsequent investigation resulted in the recovery of 42 decks of heroin (pictured), some of which Schoeneberg allegedly had just sold to Fix and others Schoeneberg allegedly had retained in her possession.

Fix was charged with possession of heroin. Schoeneberg was charged with possession of heroin, distribution of heroin, and possession of heroin with intent to distribute.

Both subjects were released on their own recognizance pending a court date.

Dawn Munson Grinavic October 24, 2012 at 12:11 PM
Looks like the Herron is in high demand once again being they are finally cracking down on the doctors and pill mills handing out OxyContin like it is candy. This drug leads to two places and only two places jail or a persons grave. Wake the hell up and stop being so selfish. You not only destroy your own life but you destroy the lives of those who love and care for you.
Ray October 24, 2012 at 12:53 PM
ROR doesn't seem like the Judge is taking the offense seriously. 42 decks of heroin wuth intent to distribute should call for cash bail.
Ashley Rose October 24, 2012 at 01:01 PM
^^^Absolutely!
Lynne Geneva October 24, 2012 at 02:29 PM
They flip them for future use. Seriously though how many snitches are needed? Jail time "might" send a message instead of letting anyone to deal another day.
x user October 28, 2012 at 07:57 PM
Funny fifthy thousand is tyhe usually bail now if u have the seller whats the point for in formation on some one who wouldnt be caught dead down hear and how many times u gonna let chris and his sister snitch maybe if they just kept them theyd help the problem but i guess the police really dont care and the other thing is when chris dies whos to blame nowak put them in jail or a program and let newark worry about newark lets get real
ant October 30, 2012 at 06:45 PM
They need to change the law and charge by the bag instead of by weight. 5 years per bag might make you think twice if 10 bags was a life sentence.
RyanKerri October 31, 2012 at 01:15 PM
X user., I'm confused. Are you saying they have been caught and snitchd b4? And still ror.?
RyanKerri October 31, 2012 at 01:18 PM
Do they all have kids

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