Theodore J. Watley, 55, was charged following a traffic stop in Deptford on Nov. 21. He was initially stopped on an active warrant out of Deptford. He was subsequently charged with possession of a controlled dangerous substance (CDS), specifically cocaine, and failure to surrender CDS to a police officer.
He was indicted on Feb. 12 on a charge of third-degree possession of a controlled dangerous substance.
His pre-arraignment interview was scheduled for Feb. 26, but he failed to appear.
Anyone who knows the whereabouts of the defendant should not attempt to apprehend him. Instead, contact the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office at 856-384-5643 or GCPO Lt. Barry Johnson at 856-498-5485. Anonymous tips can be provided by texting GLOTIP & your message to CRIMES (274637).
Other fugitives wanted by the Gloucester County Prosecutor’s
Office can be viewed on the GCPO web site.