On November 19, 2019, at approximately 7:50 p.m., Officers responded to the 800 block of River Road for a reported motor vehicle accident involving two vehicles. Upon officers arrival, it was determined that a vehicle traveling East on River Road struck an unoccupied parked vehicle. The driver of the vehicle was uninjured in the crash with the parked vehicle. After a brief investigation, including roadside sobriety tests, it was determined that Jaime Schmidt, 33 of Berkeley Heights was driving while intoxicated. Mrs. Schmidt was arrested for suspicion of Driving while intoxicated and transported to Police Headquarters for processing. She was
subsequently charged with driving while intoxicated and careless driving and released pending a future date in Municipal Court.
“All defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law”