07/23/2020 Theft: Fair Lawn Police responded to two residences on Cedar Street on 7-22-2020 & 7-23-2020 on reports of bicycles stolen from their properties. Det. Mark Wyka & Det/Sgt. Nick Snyder took over the investigation and learned that a bicycle in question was attempted to be sold through Facebook. The actor, Jordan Meyers, age 23 of Fair Lawn, was contacted through Facebook to see the bicycle in question at a business on Wagaraw Road. Once Meyers arrived at the set meeting place to show the bicycle, police attempted to stop him but he ran 2 blocks on Wagaraw Road before he was captured. He was released after being charged with 2 counts of theft of movable property & hindering apprehension.
Det. Brian Rypkema, who had been assigned package theft cases that had occurred on Raymond Street on 7-20-2020, found video evidence from a victim that identified Meyers as the actor. He was additionally charged with two more counts of theft.
Chief Glen Cauwels stated all defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.