Weekly Police Blotter

08/02/2017-08/08/2017

08/02/2017

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 Arrest:  Jahwil T. Thomas, 23, of Somerset, NJ was arrested subsequent to a motor vehicle stop on a $650 outstanding warrant out of New Brunswick, NJ.  Thomas was transferred 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.”

Arrest:  Mary M. Bey, 34, of Somerset, NJ was taken into custody from the New Jersey State Police and arrested on a $400 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Bey was released on 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:  Terrance P. Noble, 21, of Somerset, NJ was arrested subsequent to a field interview for Possession of Marijuana under 50 grams.  Noble 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:  Cleon N. Jackson, 23, of Somerset, NJ was arrested subsequent to a field interview for Possession of Marijuana under 50 grams.  Jackson 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:  Kevin J. Moore, 31, of North Brunswick, NJ was taken into custody at the Middlesex County Correctional Facility and arrested on a $250 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Moore was transferred 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.”

Arrest:  Ronald C. Myers, 21, of North Brunswick, NJ was taken into custody at the Rutgers Police Department and arrested on a $250 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Myers was transferred 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.”

08/03/2017

Arrest:  Teyana S. Langston-Moore, 25, Piscataway was arrested subsequent to a Township Ordinance violation on a $1215 outstanding warrant out of South Plainfield, NJ.  Langston-Moore was transferred over to the South Plainfield 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:  An Easton Avenue resident reported that during the early morning hours, an unknown suspect stole two (2) Mongoose Bicycles ($230) from the porch of a residence.

Burglary/Theft:  A Miller Farm Drive resident reported that during the early morning hours, an unknown suspect burglarized an unlocked vehicle and stole $1000 in US Currency. 

08/04/2017

Theft:  An Amwell Road resident reported that on July 29, 2017, an unknown suspect stole the Foot Orthotics ($250) from her shoes while she was praying at Temple on Amwell Road. 

Theft:  A Leupp Lane resident reported that during the afternoon hours, an unknown suspect stole a Motorola Moto Z Force Droid cellular telephone ($800) that the victim left at a picnic table.

Burglary/Theft:  An Oak Place resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect burglarized a vehicle and stole a leather wallet ($20) containing identification and debit/credit cards.

08/05/2017

Burglary/Criminal Mischief:  A Day Camp in Somerset, NJ reported that an unknown suspect entered a yellow school bus through a rear window and sprayed a fire extinguisher into the interior of the bus, causing $1000 in damage. 

Theft:  A Girard Avenue resident reported that during the afternoon hours, an unknown suspect stole a BMX bicycle ($200) from the front lawn of the residence.

08/06/2017

Criminal Mischief:  A Topaz Drive resident reported that between 08/04/2017 and 08/06/2017, an unknown suspect damaged the windshield ($1000) of a vehicle parked in front of the residence.

Arrest:  Sean F. Sampson, 26, of Somerset, NJ was arrested subsequent to an unrelated incident for $11,430 in outstanding warrants from multiple jurisdictions.  Sampson was released from custody on his own recognizance.  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.”

08/07/2017

Burglary/Theft:  An Easton Avenue resident reported that during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect burglarized an unlocked vehicle and stole a wallet ($20) containing $50 in US Currency, identification cards and debit/credit cards.

Arrest:  Devin J. Godfrey-Phipps, 41, of North Brunswick, NJ was arrested on $1250 in an outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Godfrey-Phipps was transferred 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.”

08/08/2017

Burglary/Theft:  A Kingsberry Drive resident reported that during the afternoon hours, an unknown suspect burglarized an occupied residence and stole jewelry ($19,313), clothing ($3000) and a Gucci purse ($1700).

Criminal Mischief: A Reeve Street resident reported that sometime between 08/01/2017 and 08/07/2017, an unknown suspect damaged and dented the hood ($250) of a vehicle.

Theft:  A Juniper Court resident reported that between 07/31/2017 and 08/08/2017, an unknown suspect stole a package from the front door of the residence containing an Apple iPhone ($1500).

Arrest:  Iman J. Wade, 23, of Atlantic City, NJ was taken into custody at the Atlantic County Jail and arrested on a $3000 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Wade was transferred 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.”

Stolen Vehicle:  A Frank Street resident reported that during the afternoon/evening hours, an unknown suspect stole a 2002 Toyota Tacoma ($6000) out of the driveway.

Arrest: Jason S. Berkey, 45, of Trenton, NJ was taken into custody at the Middlesex County Correctional Facility and arrested on a $300 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Berkey was transferred 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.”