MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following Blotter was compiled by the Montclair Police Department and released on July 16, 2019:
Burglary / Theft
July 9, 2019 (Lackawanna Plaza): An employee at Pig and Prince Restaurant reported approximately
$5000.00 worth of alcohol and a clock worth approximately $100,000.00 was removed from the
business. The incident is under investigation.
July 10, 2019 (Bloomfield Avenue): An unknown person entered a Bloomfield Avenue apartment and
stole cash and a cellphone. Entry appears to have been made through an unsecured rear door.
July 12, 2019 (Watchung Plaza): A grey Tasahara Mountain Bicycle valued at $600.00 was stolen from
Watchung Plaza. The bicycle was left unlocked while the owner stepped inside a store.
July 12, 2019 (Midland Avenue): A 2004 black Cannondale R600 road bicycle worth between $300-$500
was stolen from the front porch of a Midland Avenue residence.
July 13, 2019 (Forest Street): An unlocked motor vehicle was entered during the overnight hours.
Approximately $150.00 in cash along with a driver’s license was stolen.
July 13, 2019 (North Fullerton Avenue): Two vehicles were entered in the driveway of a North Fullerton
Avenue residence. A $540.00 pair of Versace sunglasses were stolen from one of the vehicles.
Surveillance video depicts two juvenile males (no further description) entering the vehicles at 4:47 AM.
July 13, 2019 (Maple Avenue): An unlocked motor vehicle was entered during the overnight hours. A
wallet containing cash and debit cards was removed.
July 14, 2019 (Essex Pool): A resident reported that his iPhone 7 was stolen from his belongings while he
was utilizing the swimming pool.
July 11, 2019 (Glenridge Avenue): Patrol officers were called to the area of Pine Street and Glenridge
Avenue on a disturbance. Ms. Fatimah Leftwich (39 y/o Montclair) was ultimately arrested and charged
with Obstruction of Justice and Resisting Arrest. Mr. Darren Allen (39 y/o Newark) was arrested and
charged with Resisting Arrest and Throwing Bodily Fluids at an officer. No injuries were reported.
July 12, 2019 (Orange Road): Mr. Jackson Serna (38 y/o Newark) was arrested and charged with DWI
following a motor vehicle accident.
July 12, 2019 (Pine Street): Ms. Deanna Miller (41 y/o Montclair) was arrested and charged with
Disorderly Conduct following a disturbance on Pine Street.