08/11/2020--5:01 pm--Driving While Intoxicated: P.O. Robert Belbol, P.O. Timothy Ammann & P.O. Luis Vasquez responded to the parking lot of B&B Liquors, 13-05 River Road, on a report of a motor vehicle crash in the parking lot and arrested Andrzej Hetig, age 67 of Elmwood Park, after he attempted to park his 2015 Nissan and struck a 2013 Chevrolet that was already parked in the lot. He was released to a family member after being charged with driving while intoxicated & consumption of an alcoholic beverage in a motor vehicle.
08/21/2020 Motor Vehicle Theft: On 8-17-2020 at 9:57am, Fair Lawn Police responded to Broadway Adult Medical Daycare Center, 24-20 Broadway, on a report of a stolen 2018 Ford Transit van. Detective Mark Wyka took over the investigation and was able to identify and arrest Hanan Ali, age 19 of Fair Lawn, for the theft of this van, along with another van that was taken on 8-14-2020 and recovered on 8-20-2020 on 28th Street in Fair Lawn. Ali was released after being charged with theft, burglary & criminal mischief. The van taken on 8-17-2020 was recovered on 8-23-2020 by Englewood Police.
Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.