RARITAN TWP., NJ – Police here recently released details on a number of unrelaterd arrrests.
- After stopping a vehicle on Route 202-31 driven by Baiylee C. Barnes, 19, of Morristown, for failing to maintain his lane of travel on Oct. 26, he was arrested by Patrol Officer Dustin Pflug. Barnes was charged with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana.
- Ryan P. Stell, 35, of Phillipsburg, was arrested Nov. 1 by Patrol Officer Scott Phibbs. He was charged with fraudulent use of a credit card and theft of movable property. The charges followed an investigation that police said revealed Stell used a company credit card without authorization to buy pre-paid American Express gift cards totaling $819.
- Sgt. Robert Landolina arrested Henry Urena, 19, and Kenny A. Miranda-Almendares, 18, both of Freeport, NY, and charged them Nov. 2 with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia and possession/ consumption of alcohol. The vehicle they were in was stopped behind the CVS on Route 202-31, police said.
- Cpl. Arron Roth stopped a vehicle for having a non-working headlight and a rear passenger not wearing a seatbelt Nov. 4 and arrested three Pennsylvania residents. Matthew M. Shaw, 25, of Hatfield; Nicole A. Ingersoll, 22, of Lansdale; and Anthony M. Paone, 26, also of Lansdale, were each charged with possession of less than 50 grams of marijuana.
- Bruce Steeg, 52, of Flemington, was arrested by Patrol Officer Brett Szatkowski Nov. 6 after he was involved in a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Route 202 and Dory Dilts Road. He was charged with driving while intoxicated. No injuries were reported.
- Responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle on Route 523 around 10:45 p.m. Nov. 7, Patrol Officer Ismael Mendez found a vehicle parked off the roadway. The driver, Vincent Lee Lavoie Jr., 40, of Nazareth, Pa., was arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated.
- Gabino E. Careaga, 21, of Flemington, was arrested Nov. 10 after a witness reported seeing a vehicle hit the main doors of J. P. Case Middle School around 7:22 a.m. The driver then got out of his vehicle and urinated on the doors, police said, before leaving the scene and proceeding to Case Boulevard, where his tire blew out. Patrol Officer Anthony Moreno found the disabled vehicle and Careaga and charged him with driving while intoxicated and criminal mischief.