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Franklin Township Weekly Police Blotter

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Post Date: 03/15/2017 11:19 AM

Franklin Township Weekly Police Blotter 03/08/2017 - 03/14/2017

03/08/2017

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Burglary/Criminal Mischief:  A resident on Henry Street reported that during the morning hours, an unknown suspect kicked in a basement window ($100) and ransacked a residence.  Nothing was taken from the residence.

03/09/2017

Shoplifting/Arrest:  Jason S. Berkey, 45, of Trenton, NJ was arrested during the afternoon hours at a Business on Easton Avenue for shoplifting $227 in assorted groceries.  Berkey 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.”

Criminal Mischief:  A Unami Court resident reported that sometime between 03/05/2017 and 03/09/2017, an unknown suspect broke a window ($200) with a rock. 

Arrest:  Donna M. Randazza, 51, of Somerset. NJ was arrested subsequent to a motor vehicle stop on $400 in outstanding warrants out of Franklin Township, NJ and Possession of CDS.  “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.”

03/11/2017

Arrest:  Michael T. Proctor, 47, of New Brunswick, NJ was arrested subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for outstanding warrants out of East Brunswick, NJ and Piscataway, NJ.  Proctor was lodged 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.”

Criminal Mischief/Arrest:  Devin J. Godfrey-Phipps, 40, of North Brunswick was arrested during the late night hours for Criminal Mischief.  Godfrey-Phipps kicked the front door of a residence on Kingsberry Drive causing damage.  Godfrey-Phipps was released 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.”

03/13/2017

Theft:  A Realtor reported that sometime during the overnight hours, an unknown suspect stole a Realtor sign from a residence on Coppermine Road.

Criminal Mischief:  A Kingsberry Drive resident reported that during the afternoon hours, an unknown suspect shot a 2016 Mercedes Benz E40 with a suspected pellet gun, causing damage to the vehicle and front door window ($5000).

Arrest:  Ashauda U. Hart-Williams, 26, of South Brunswick, NJ was arrested on $400 in an outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Hart-Williams 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.”

03/14/2017

Arrest:  Asia M. Robinson, 29, of Somerset, NJ was arrested and taken into custody from the Middlesex County Adult Correctional Facility on $500 in an outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Robinson 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.”

Arrest:  Franklin J. Ballinas, 21, of New Brunswick, NJ was arrested and taken into custody from the East Brunswick Police Department on $883 in an outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Ballinas 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.”

Arrest:  Iman J. Wade, 24, of Hamilton, NJ was arrested at the Middlesex County Adult Correctional Facility on $2500 in an outstanding warrant out of Franklin Township, NJ.  Wade 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.”

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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