The information provided does not represent the total scope of police activity. Individuals charged as a result of police investigations are merely an accusation. All defendants should be presumed innocent until proven guilty.

 

1. 11/27/2019 @ 9:27 p.m.

Centennial Avenue and Raritan Road

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Arrested: Robert Thomas, 50, Rahway

Arrested by: Ptl. Ali Muhammad

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; Possession of Prescription Legend Drugs; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2003 Honda was stopped on Centennial Avenue and Raritan Road for failing to signal a lane change. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Muhammad arrested a passenger, Robert Thomas, for suspected heroin, crack-cocaine, Xanax and Oxycodone located inside the vehicle. He was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. In addition, the driver was issued a motor vehicle summons for maintenance of lamps.

 

2. 11/30/2019 @ 12:13 p.m.

Raritan Road

Arrested: John Nelson, 36, Irvington

Arrested by: Ptl. Gregory Federici

Charges: Possession of Under (50g) of Marijuana; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2008 Ford was stopped on Raritan Road for erratic driving. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Federici arrested the driver, John Nelson, for suspected marijuana found on him. He was processed and provided with a Municipal Court appearance date. In addition, Coleman was issued motor vehicle summonses for an unsafe lane change, suspended driving and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

 

3. 11/30/2019 @ 7:58 p.m. 

Raritan Road and the Garden State Parkway 136 Exchange

Arrested: Keith Brown, 30, Avenel

Arrested by: Ptl. Brian Trotter

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2006 Hyundai was stopped on Raritan Road for a brake lamp out. Following an investigation on scene, Ptl. Trotter arrested the driver, Keith Brown, for possession of suspected heroin. He was processed and provided with a Superior Court appearance date. In addition, Brown was issued motor vehicle summonses for maintenance of lamps and use of a cellular device while driving.