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Franklin Township Weekly Police Blotter

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Post Date: 04/26/2017 5:00 PM

 

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04/19/2017

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Burglary/Theft:  A Camner Avenue resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect burglarized a 2005 Honda Odyssey and stole a Leather Wallet ($20) containing $65 in US Currency, a check book and several identification cards.

Arrest:  Mathew S. Andrews, 34, of Flemington, NJ was arrested on a $25,000 warrant out of Nile Michigan.  Andrews was lodged at the Somerset County Jail in lieu of bail.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

04/20/2017

Theft:  A Business on Clyde Road reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect removed refrigerant from an Air Conditioner Compressor, causing damage to the coil.  The value of the refrigerant was estimated at $1200.

Burglary/Criminal Mischief/Theft:  An Alex Place resident reported the during the daytime hours, an unknown suspect damaged a window ($250) and burglarized a residence stealing a Samurai Sword ($50), Sony Playstation 3 Game Console ($150), Asus Notebook Computer ($780),  (2) Apple iPod Touch ($200), Dell Laptop Computer ($500) and 5 Gold Bracelets ($125).

Arrest:  Devin J. Godfrey-Phipps, 40, of North Brunswick, NJ was arrested on a $500 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ and lodged at the Somerset County Jail in lieu of bail.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

04/21/2017

Theft:  A Business on Route 27 reported that midday; an unknown suspect stole $1033 in cologne from a locked display case at the Business.  The suspect fled without being apprehended.

Arrest:  Dandrick D. Segui, 32, of North Plainfield, NJ was taken into custody at the New Brunswick Police Department on a $1500 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Segui was lodged at the Somerset County Jail in lieu of bail.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

04/23/2017

Stolen Vehicle:  A Barron Circle resident reported that an unknown suspect stole a 2009 Hyundai Santa Fe from an apartment complex.

Arrest:  Errol J. Brown, 63, of Somerset, NJ was arrested subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for DUI/DWI.  Brown was released from custody.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

Arrest:  Crystal M. Montgomery, 29, of Hope Lawn, NJ was taken into custody at the North Brunswick Police Department on a $300.00 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Montgomery was lodged at the Somerset County Jail in lieu of bail.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

Arrest:  Hansel Lopez-Cruz, 26, of Somerset, NJ was arrested subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for two (2) outstanding warrants totaling $1000 out of New Brunswick, NJ.  Lopez-Cruz was transferred over to the New Brunswick Police Department.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

Stolen Vehicle:  A Massachusetts resident reported that during the late night hours, an unknown suspect stole a 2004 Ford F350 from a Business parking lot.  The vehicle contained $2000 in Miscellaneous Tools and a wallet.

04/24/2017

Burglary/Criminal Mischief:  A Business on Easton Avenue reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect attempted to burglarize the business and caused damage to a door ($600).  Nothing was taken.

Burglary/Theft:  A Barron Circle resident reported that between 04/21/2017 and 04/24/2017, an unknown suspect burglarized an unlocked 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee and stole $4.00 in loose change.

Arrest:  Abdul Jabbar, 23, of Edison, NJ was taken into custody at the Edison Police Department on an $833 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Jabbar was lodged at the Somerset County Jail in lieu of bail.  “NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.”

04/25/2017

Shoplifting:  A Business on Easton Avenue reported that during the afternoon hours, an unknown suspect shoplifted $98 in miscellaneous child products.  The merchandise was recovered but the suspect left without apprehension. 

Burglary/Theft:  A Business on Route 27 reported that between 04/11/2017 and 04/20/2017, an unknown suspect burglarized a 2008 GMC Sierra and stole a Samsung Tablet ($500), Android Razor ($250) and documents. 

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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