Drug paraphernalia — See Ch. 138.
ARTICLE IUse of Real Estate for Illicit Drug Sales (§ 217-1 — § 217-3)
§ 217-3Violations and penalties.
Council finds it to be in the interest of the residents of the Borough of Middletown and the general public to provide for the regulation of conduct it deems to be offensive; to prevent vice, disorder and immorality; and to promote public peace, health and safety; and to this end, Council enacts this Article.
No person who has legal or equitable ownership of real estate (property) located in the borough shall knowingly allow that real estate to be used as the site for the sale of illicit narcotics or controlled dangerous substances, after having received written notice from the borough that a present occupant or tenant of that property has been convicted of selling illicit narcotics or controlled dangerous substances at that property.
Whoever violates the above section shall, upon conviction thereof, be fined not less than one hundred dollars ($100.) nor more than one thousand dollars ($1,000.) and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment thereof, shall be imprisoned for not more than ninety (90) days.