Franklin Township Weekly Police Blotter 

07/12/2018

Derrick McCaskill, 52, of Franklin Park, NJ was arrested on a “no bail” outstanding warrant out of Middlesex County Sheriff’s Dept., NJ. McCaskill was released to the custody of the Middlesex County Sheriff’s Dept. “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.”

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A Bridle Ct. resident reported the theft of an unsecured Huffy bicycle by unknown suspect(s) sometime during the overnight hours.

07/13/2018

Basil Oguekwe, 27, of Somerset, NJ was arrested on a $250 outstanding warrant out of Franklin Twp., NJ. Oguekwe 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.”

Jamar Blanding, 28, of Somerset, NJ was arrested for outstanding warrants out of Hunterdon County Prosecutor’s Office and Mercer County Prosecutor’s Office, NJ. Blanding 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.”

Unknown actor(s) entered an unlocked vehicle that was parked on Roberts Rd. and stole a purse during the evening hours.

An unknown actor stole $1661. 28 from the cash register of a Somerset St. business during the evening hours.

Anthony Eason, 22, of Somerset, NJ was arrested on $2500 in outstanding warrants out of Franklin Twp., NJ. Eason 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.”

07/14/2018

Unknown actor(s) entered an unlocked vehicle that was parked on Elizabeth Ave. and stole an iPod Nano and $10 in loose change during the overnight hours.

A delivery package was stolen from a JFK Blvd. residence by unknown suspect(s) during the afternoon hours of July 11, 2018.

07/15/2018

Unknown actor(s) damaged a Reler Ln. resident’s vehicle during the overnight hours.

07/16/2018

Unknown actor(s) stole a Cat Skid Steer Loader and a trailer that was parked on Atrium Dr. sometime between July 15, 2018 and July 16, 2018.

A delivery package was stolen from a Hamilton St. residence by unknown suspect(s) during the afternoon hours of July 5, 2018.

An Easton Ave. resident reported the theft of a bicycle by unknown suspect(s) sometime between July 13, 2018 and July 16, 2018.

07/17/2018

Unknown actor(s) kicked in a door of a vacant Hamilton St. residence sometime between July 15, 2018 and July 17, 2018.

An unknown actor(s) entered a vacant home on Newport have sometime between July 7, 2018 and July 9, 2018 and stole copper pipes valued at $300.