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Somerville Woman Arrested With More Than $1K in Merchandise from Target, Bridgewater Police Say

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BRIDGEWATER, NJ - A Somerville woman was arrested Jan. 8 for allegedly stealing more than $1,500 worth of merchandise from Target, in the Promenade Shopping Center, according to a report from Bridgewater Police.

Jennifer Ferranti, 34, was arrested for shoplifting.

According to the report, Ferranti was found with merchandise with an approximate total value of $1,599.

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Ferranti was processed for the arrest and taken to Somerset County Jail.

Police made additional arrests for shoplifting over the last week.

  • Justin Siroky, 26, of Columbia, was arrested Jan. 6 for shoplifting after allegedly being found with about $689 worth of merchandise from Macy's at the Bridgewater Commons Mall. Siroky was processed and released pending a court appearance.
  • A Brahma Avenue resident reported Jan. 9 that there was a theft of a delivered package. According to the report, a package was delivered to the home around 5:33 p.m., containing merchandise with a combined value of $17. According to the report, someone cut open the package and removed the items before she was able to retrieve it.
  • An employee of New Century Millwork reported Jan. 9 that there had been a theft. According to the report, in the overnight hours, someone stole three saws, valued at $1,200, which were being stored at 1271 Route 22 West.
  • Connie Lee, 44, of Berkley Heights, was charged with shoplifting after allegedly being found with merchandise valued at $114 from Sephora in the Bridgewater Commons Mall. Lee was processed and released pending a court appearance.
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, TAPinto.net will update this report.

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