Police Blotter

Cranford Police Blotter: DWI Arrest & More

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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.  11/02/2017 2 p.m.

North Avenue East

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Arrested: Mohammed Patwary, 25, Brooklyn, NY

Arrested by: Detective Derek Farbanec

Charges: Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card and Possession of a False Government Document

Remarks: Detective Farbanec observed a suspicious individual shopping in a retail store on North Avenue East. Following an investigation it was determined that the suspect, Mohammed Patwary, was attempting to make a purchase with a fraudulent credit card and he was found to be in possession of a ficticious government document. Patwary was arrested, processed, and released pending a Superior Court Hearing.

 

2. 11/03/2017 1:29 p.m.

Raritan Road at Centennial Avenue

Arrested: Johnathan Beety, 30, Beachwood

Arrested by: Ptl. Joseph Sherbo

Charges: Possession of Under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 1995 Buick was stopped for having a cracked windshield and for having a brake light that was inoperable. Following an investigation the driver, Johnathan Beety, was found to be in possession of marijuana and paraphernalia. Beety was arrested , processed, and released pending a Municipal Court Hearing. Beety was also issued motor vehicle summonses for possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle, failure to maintain lamps, and having a vision obstruction.

 

3. 11/05/2017 12:15 a.m.

Centennial Avenue at Hayes Street

Arrested: Julianne Genna, 18, Linden

Arrested by: Ptl. Daniel Donnerstag

Charges: Possession of Under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Paraphernalia

Remarks: A 2005 Nissan was stopped for having an expired inspection sticker. Following an investigation the driver, Julianne Genna, was found to be in possession of under 50 grams of marijuana and paraphernalia. Genna was arrested, processed, and released pending a Municipal Court Hearing. Genna was also issued motor vehicle summonses for possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle and failure to exhibit documents.

 

4. 11/05/2017 7:03 p.m.

South Avenue East at Burchfield Avenue

Arrested: Yvonne Cunningham, 57, Elizabeth

Arrested by: Lieutenant Christopher Polito

Charges:  Driving While Intoxicated, Refusal to Submit to a Breathalyzer, Careless Driving

Remarks: A 2015 Infinity was stopped for careless driving. Following an investigation the driver, Yvonne Cunningham, was found to be intoxicated. Cunningham was arrested, charged, and released pending a Municipal Court Hearing.

 

5. 11/07/2017 2:03 p.m.

Myrtle Street at Rod Smith Place

Arrested: Lauren Keller, 32, Seaside Park

Arrested: John, Choi, 44, Lyndhurst

Arrested by: Ptl. Matthew Siessel

Charges: Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance (heroin), Possession of Paraphernalia, Possession of a Hypodermic Syringe

Remarks: A 2008 Porsche was stopped for Failing to Keep Right. Following an investigation the driver, Lauren Keller, was found to be in possession of heroin, paraphernalia, and a hypodermic syringe. The passenger, John Choi, was also found to be in possession of heroin, paraphernalia, and a hypodermic syringe. Choi and Keller were arrested, processed, and released pending a Superior Court Hearing. Keller was also issued motor vehicle summonses for driving while suspended, failing to exhibit credentials, failure to keep right, and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle.

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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