Ptl. Matthew Meyler and Ptl. Michael Hoppock of the Manalapan Police Department responded to Manalapan High School at around noon on Sept. 6 because a minor allegedly was in possession of a narcotic.
Upon investigation, Meyler and Hoppock discovered that the sophomore student was under the influence of and also in possession of a narcotic. The suspect, a 15-year-old male, was arrested and later released to the custody of his aunt.
A later court appearance will be required, according to police.