Summit Police Blotter

7/16 – 1648 hrs., Johnson, Andrew, 56, of Newark, NJ, arrested at Summit Avenue for Theft by Deception 2nd Degree, 3 counts Forgery-Credit Card Fraud, Contempt of Court

8/04 – 0850 hrs., Martinez, Julian, 44, of Plainfield, NJ, arrested at Mountain Avenue for Aggravated Assault and Possession of Weapons for Illegal Purposes

8/04 – 1401 hrs., report of theft of iPad mini from an unlocked vehicle while it was parked on Summit Avenue on this date.

8/04 – 2300 hrs., Orozco, Kimberly M., 23, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Morris Avenue for Contempt of Court

8/04 – 2122 hrs., Sawyer, Craig L., 51, of West Orange, NJ, arrested at Broad Street and Cedar Street for Driving While Suspended

8/04 – 1620 hrs., Bayani, Jon B., 19, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Sayre Street for Driving While Suspended 8/04 – 0013 hrs., Aakashkum, Patel A., 22, of Jersey City, NJ, arrested at residence for Contempt of Court

8/05 – 1502 hrs., report of theft of gold owl with diamonds ring valued at $2,000 which was left on a table in a Beechwood Road nail salon on 6/13/14.

8/06 – 1510 hrs., Reid, Dwight A., 29, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Maple Street and Springfield Avenue for Disorderly Conduct, simple Assault, Resisting Arrest 3rd Degree, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of 50 Grams or Less Marijuana

8/07 – 1332 hrs., report of theft of iPhone valued at $600 which was left at a Union Place bagel store sometime between 12:20 p.m. and 12:50 p.m., this date.

8/09 – 0145 hrs., Rodgers, Daniel M., 45, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Colt Road for Driving While Intoxicated and Careless Driving

8/09 – 1425 hrs., Anderson, Nasir S., 19, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Summit Police Headquarters for Robbery 2nd Degree, Aggravated Assault and Conspiracy to Commit Robbery 2nd Degree

8/10 – 1105 hrs., Hopkins, Charles J., 18, of Piscataway, NJ, arrested at Summit Police Headquarters for Conspiracy to Commit Robbery 2nd Degree, Robbery 2nd Degree and Aggravated Assault

8/11 – 1138 hrs., Norris, Denzel J., 18, of Summit, NJ, arrested at Summit Police Headquarters for Conspiracy to Commit Robbery 2nd Degree, Robbery 2nd Degree and Aggravated Assault

8/11 – 2005 hrs., report of theft of blue Giant 24-speed bicycle which was left unsecured on Union Place sometime between 6:01 a.m. and 6:32 p.m., this date.

8/11 – 1303 hrs., report of burglary and theft from an Ashwood Avenue residence at approximately 12:20 p.m., this date. An undetermined amount of jewelry reported stolen from a second floor bedroom. 8/12 – 0932 hrs., report of malicious mischief to a vehicle while it was parked at a Little Wolf Road residence sometime between 9:00 a.m. and 9:30 a.m., this date. Rear passenger side window found smashed.

8/12 – 1128 hrs., Kurzer, Martin D., 29, of Livingston, NJ, arrested at residence for Terroristic Threats 3rd Degree and Stalking

8/13 – 0345 hrs., report of theft from unlocked vehicle while it was parked at a Canoe Brook Parkway residence just prior to this report. Suspect attempted entry to a locked vehicle at this location and then ransacked the second unlocked vehicle and stole $30 cash from a wallet which was left in the vehicle. Suspect gone on patrol’s arrival.

8/13 – 1107 hrs., report of illegal entry to two vehicles parked in a Woodland Avenue residential driveway sometime between 7:00 p.m., 8/12/14 and 10:15 a.m., this date. Nothing reported missing at this time.

Editor's Note: This article relies on information provided by law enforcement officials and the subjects are presumed innocent. If notified of changes to the charges or their outcome, will update this report.

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January Update

January 19, 2017

Dear Summit Neighbor,

I hope you are having a wonderful start to the New Year. With 2017 in full swing, I wanted to take this opportunity to provide a progress update on some activities in town. 

1. The Winter Farmer’s Market has arrived. Held at Calvary Church every Saturday from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., there is a great selection of fresh produce and locally prepared ...

Upcoming Events


Fri, January 20, 10:00 AM

Summit Free Public Library, Summit


Community Calendar Education

Fri, January 20, 11:30 AM

SAGE Eldercare, Summit

Fun-to-be-Fit Exercise Class

Community Calendar


Fri, January 20, 12:00 PM

Summit YMCA, Summit

Duplicate Bridge at the Y

Arts & Entertainment Community Calendar

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Summit Police Blotter

January 9, 2017

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