Incident Type: Unlawful Possession of a Handgun by a Convicted Felon.
Date and Time of Incident: 06/22/2014 @ 11:34 pm
Victim Gender / City / Age Only:
Accused name only when charged and arrested / City / Age: Anthony
Lewis / Pleasantville / 23
Incident Location by hundred block, no exact address: Federal Ct.
Arresting / Investigating Officer: K-9 Ofc. Kevin Welsh
Misc. / Other Related Information:
On 06-22-2014, Galloway Twp. police responded to a possible assault in
progress call in front of building 6 on Federal Ct. Officers arrived and
located several male subjects who were highly intoxicated and arguing. K-9 Ofc.
Kevin Welsh observed a handgun on one of the subjects, later identified as
Anthony Lewis of Pleasantville. A brief struggle ensued between Lewis and K-9
Ofc. Welsh however Lewis was safely taken into custody and the gun secured. No
other subjects were injured. Lewis was lodged in the Atlantic County Jail
Facility on charges of Unlawful possession of a loaded Hi-Point .380
semi-automatic, possession of hollow-point bullets and possession of a handgun
by a convicted felon. His bail was set at $100,000.00 full.
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