Police Blotter

Traffic Stops Lead to Summons for Cocaine and Marijuana

d3f7710f0a2c8752e0dd_a6da02e0b1e6b5b19ee0_best_f49cf6cbaae76013a476_millburn_police_car_photo.jpg
d3f7710f0a2c8752e0dd_a6da02e0b1e6b5b19ee0_best_f49cf6cbaae76013a476_millburn_police_car_photo.jpg

On January 24, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Aliotta responded to the Polo Ralph Lauren store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Polo personnel report a black male wearing a green hat, red jacket, and blue pants concealed a jacket valued at $519.00 in a shopping bag and left the store without making payment. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

On January 25, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Marone responded to the Millburn Car Wash on East Willow St on a theft report. Millburn Car Wash personnel report between 5:00 pm on January 21, 2017 and 8:00 am on January 25, 2017 unknown actor/s cut the locks on the 2 coin operated vacuums and took $100.00 in quarters. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

On January 25, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Salemi stopped a 2001 Ford Excursion at Millburn/Vauxhall for tinted windows. The investigation led to the arrest of 25 year old Ibin Patterson out of West Orange for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana). Mr. Patterson was issued a summons and released.

Sign Up for E-News

On January 25, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Royce stopped a 2002 Mazda Tribute on Hobart Gap/Rt 124 for an inoperable headlight. The investigation led to the arrest of the 35 year old driver Amanda Paul out of Newark on an outstanding traffic warrant. Ms. Paul was issued summonses for maintenance of lamps and driving with a suspended license before being released with a new court date.

On January 26, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Royce stopped a 2001 Oldsmobile on Rt 24 west near the mall for not having a front plate. The investigation led to the arrest of the 46 year old driver Joseph Salerno out of Florham Park for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (cocaine) and drug paraphernalia. Mr. Salerno was issued a summons and released.

On January 26, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Aliotta responded to the Apple store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Apple personnel report 43 year old Michael Wallace out of Hackensack put a pair of headphones on valued at $300.00 and left the store without making payment. Mr. Wallace was accompanied by 33 year old Latoya Wright out of Mount Vernon who additionally took items from Foot Locker and Sunglass Hut. Mr. Wallace and Ms. Wright were charged with shoplifting and receiving stolen property. Mr. Wallace was remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility. Ms. Wright was released with a summons.

On January 26, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Crawn responded to the Polo Ralph Lauren store at The Mall at Short Hills on a theft report. Polo personnel report a black male wearing a grey sweatshirt concealed 5 clothing items valued at $438.00 in a bag and left the store without making payment. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

On January 27, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Salemi stopped a 1998 Chevy Lumina on Rt 24 West near the mall for speeding. The investigation led to the arrest of the 21 year old driver Eshonne Mitchell out of Newark for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana). Mr. Mitchell was issued a summons and released.

On January 27, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Recinos responded to the Edison Police Department on a warrant arrest. Joshua Kelly, age 25 out of Newark, was placed under arrest on an outstanding Millburn criminal warrant and remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility.

On January 28, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Laverty responded to Nordstroms on a forgery report. Nordstroms personnel report 14 counterfeit $100.00 bills were passed in the store on January 22, 2017 during 2 separate transactions. The incidents are under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

On January 28, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Lipke was flagged down by 66 year old Michael Conwell out of East Orange on South Orange Ave. Mr. Conwell was asking for directions and seemed disoriented. Officer Lipke checked to see if Mr. Conwell was a missing person and was found to have 2 outstanding criminal warrants out of Newark. Mr. Conwell was placed under arrest and transported to headquarters. Mr. Conwell was released with a new court date.

On January 28, 2017 Millburn Police Office Shanahan responded to the teal deck at The Mall at Short Hills on a suspicious persons report. The caller reported individuals in the lot were looking into vehicles windows. The investigation led to the arrest of 22 year old Saturn Michel out of Orange for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) and 2 outstanding criminal warrants. Lyle Copeland, age 21 out of Orange, was also placed under arrest for an outstanding criminal warrant out of Orange, a warrant from the Essex County Sheriffs Department, and unsworn falsification. Mr. Michel and Copeland were remanded to the Essex County Correctional Facility.

On January 30, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Laverty responded to High Gear Cyclery on Main St on a theft report. High Gear personnel report between January 28th and January 30th unknown actor/s took 2 bicycles valued at $15,820.00 from the store.  The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

On January 30, 2017 Millburn Police Officer Manuyag responded to Benihana’s on a theft report. A patron reports accidentally leaving her purse on her chair and leaving the restaurant. The patron returned a short time later and could not locate her purse. The incident is under investigation by the Millburn Police Detective Bureau.

“These are accusations. All defendants are presumed innocent unless and until they enter a guilty plea or are found guilty in a court of law.”

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.

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Millburn/Short Hills

Millburn Recreation Accepting Memberships for Pool, Tennis and Golf

February 19, 2018

MILLBURN, NJ - The Millburn Township Recreation Department announced that it is accepting memberships for the township pool, tennis and golf facilities. The memberships are available to all Millburn Township residents and the applications are available online.

The membership application can be accessed at http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/DocumentCenter/View/3258 or go ...

Millburn Police Investigate Theft by Nordstrom Employee

February 14, 2018

Press Release February 13, 2018

 

On February 6, 2018 Millburn Police Officer Royce stopped a 2009 Jaguar XKR as it exited the mall for having no front plate. The investigation led to the arrest of 50 year old Christopher Garibian of Morristown on an outstanding traffic warrant out of Morris Township. Mr. Garibian was placed under arrest, issued summonses, and released after posting ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 12

On this week’s episode of AtlantiCast, decade of excellence makes headlines, as Atlantic Health’s place on Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For List leads off the newest episode of AtlantiCast. Also on this week’s show, check out the newest “hybrid” operating room at Morristown Medical Center and find out how Atlantic Health is helping local ...

Upcoming Events

Carousel_image_4f8324cc0a175d48b73e_bbc4a05ee6841cf55043_martamcdowell-photo-by-marco-ricca

Sun, February 25, 2:00 PM

Greenwood Gardens, Short Hills

All the Presidents’ Gardens Talk & Book Signing ...

Home & Garden

Carousel_image_61e402c79011d14d92ba_b01211242c63812560cd_networking

Tue, February 27, 8:15 AM

Congregation Bnai Israel, Millburn

JBN Presents: Women's Networking in Millburn

Business & Finance

Carousel_image_5718d79858b08ed16e52_stjameswhiskeydinner-1-1170x1170

Tue, February 27, 7:00 PM

St. James's Gate, Maplewood

Tullamore Dew Whiskey Dinner at St. James's Gate ...

Arts & Entertainment Food & Drink

Carousel_image_2b65b530dfe85c389ae4_47bcc810ef0c96e97e3c_27867699_10155349497090098_7089996638504005701_n

Sat, March 3, 7:00 PM

Congregation Beth Hatikvah, Summit

It's a Muppet Purim!

Arts & Entertainment

Millburn Recreation 2018 Spring/Summer Program Registration Now Open

February 24, 2018

The Millburn Recreation Department is currently accepting registration for their Spring/Summer programs and SUmmer Camps.  e sure to register your child as soon as possible because space in all programs is limited.

Please see our website at http://www.twp.millburn.nj.us/Recreation for more information, or you can visit our documents page with all of our registration forms ...

Tullamore Dew Whiskey Dinner at St. James's Gate in Maplewood on Feb. 27

Join Tullamore Dew and St. James's Gate for a 5 course whiskey dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 27, at 7 p.m.

5 courses with 5 whiskies.

The menu is as follows:

Sea Urchin 2 ways
Scallop crudo in shell
Whiskey injected oysters
Squid ink gnocchi, head on prawn and kobe beef
Whiskey creme Anglaise filled chocolate dipped ricotta doughnut

Call 973-378-2222 to reserve your ...

Millburn Township Announces NJLM Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition

Millburn Township Mayor Cheryl H. Burstein is proud to announce the NJLM Louis Bay 2nd Future Municipal Leaders Scholarship Competition for high school juniors and seniors planning to continue their education after high school. Three state winners will receive a $1,000 scholarship and their essays will be featured in the New Jersey League of Municipalities magazine. We are inviting all Millburn ...