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Franklin Township Weekly Police Blotter

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Post Date: 07/05/2017 5:00 PM

Weekly Police Blotter

06/28/2017 - 07/0/2017

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06/28/2017

Arrest: Marlon E. Richards, 25, of Somerset, NJ was arrested for Possession of Marijuana/Hash under 50 grams and a $650 outstanding warrant out of New Brunswick, NJ. Richards was turned over to the New Brunswick Police Department 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.”

06/29/2017

Criminal Mischief: A Mosher Road Resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect damaged a mailbox bracket ($50).

Arrest: Kevin D. Blue, 47, of Newark, NJ was arrested on $1350 in outstanding warrants from multiple jurisdictions. Blue was turned over to the North Brunswick Police Department 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.”

Theft: A Girard Avenue resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect stole a bicycle from the backyard ($200).

Burglary/Theft: An Edison, NJ resident reported that while at a business on Cedar Grove Lane, an unknown suspect stole the victim’s keys from the store’s counter, entered the victim’s vehicle and stole Vape Juice ($25), a Phone Charger ($10), a USB Cable ($10), a Car Key ($5) and a House Key ($5).

Arrest: Luis M. Ramirez, 22, of Somerset, NJ was arrested on $500 in outstanding warrants out of North Brunswick, NJ. Ramirez 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: Jamil R. Taylor, 34, of Somerset, NJ was arrested on a $1500 outstanding warrant out of Plainsboro, NJ. Taylor was turned over to the Plainsboro Police Department 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:  Lashawn D. Boyd, 21, of New Brunwsick, NJ was taken into custody at the NJSP-Cranbury Barracks arrested on $2500 in outstanding warrants from multiple jurisdictions. Boyd was transported to 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.”

06/30/2017

Criminal Mischief: An Avalon Court resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect broke the driver’s side window ($500) of a vehicle with an unknown object.

Arrest: Jack E. Davis, 31, of New Brunswick, NJ was arrested on $1500 in outstanding warrants out of New Brunswick, NJ. Davis was turned over to the New Brunswick Police Department 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.”

07/01/2017

Burglary/Theft: A Buckingham Drive resident reported that between 06/25/2017 and 06/30/2017, an unknown suspect burglarized an unlocked vehicle and stole the vehicle’s manual and registration.

Criminal Mischief: A Worlds Fair Drive resident reported that during the morning hours, an unknown suspect threw a rock through a vehicle window ($300)

Burglary/Theft/Criminal Mischief: A Hamilton Street resident reported that between 10/07/2016 and 07/01/2017, an unknown suspect burglarized a vacant home on Hamilton Street causing damage to the walls an stealing a Stainless Steel Propane Grill ($500), Craftsman Tool Chest ($200), Delta Faucets ($260), Kenmore Dishwasher ($120), Silver Pebble Smartwatch ($100), Stain Glass Window ($100) and a Closet Maid Closet Organizer ($160).

07/02/2017

Criminal Mischief: A Flushing, NY resident reported that between 06/30/2017 and 07/02/2017, an unknown suspect broke a mirror off a vehicle at a Business on Davidson Avenue.

07/03/2017

Burglary/Theft: A JFK Boulevard resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect burglarized a vehicle and stole debit cards.

Criminal Mischief: A Canal Road resident reported that between 06/30/2017 and 07/03/2017, an unknown suspect damaged the corner post of a fence ($400).

Theft: A Pear Tree Lane resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect entered a patio and stole a mountain bike.

07/04/2017

Stolen Vehicle: A Chester Avenue resident reported that during the early morning hours, an unknown suspect stole a 2000 Honda Civic from the street.

Theft: A Tamarack Road resident reported that during the morning hours, an unknown suspect removed Tires ($600), Rims ($600) and Lug Nuts ($300).

Criminal Mischief: A JFK Boulevard resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect slashed the tires on two (2) vehicles.

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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