MONTCLAIR, NJ - The following blotter was compiled and issued by the Montclair Police Department on July 20, 2020:

Thefts

July 7, 2020 (North Fullerton Avenue): The victim reports that his bicycle was stolen when left
unchained in Rand Park.

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July 10, 2020 (Valley Road): An employee of CVS reports that a female took approximately $30
in merchandise and left the store without paying at approximately 8:55 AM. The suspect is
described as a black or Hispanic female, 5’2”, thin build, approximately sixty years old, last seen
wearing a pink, short sleeved shirt, black ants, and a white baseball cap.

July 11, 2020 (South Park Street): The complainant reports that a cell phone was stolen after it
was left momentarily unattended while charging near the Sienna Building.

July 11, 2020 (North Fullerton Avenue): The complainant reports that four watches, valued at
over $33,000, were stolen from his residence.

July 13, 2020 (Watchung Avenue): The complainant reports that a designer bag containing
$7,000 in clothing, jewelry, and camera equipment was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

July 13, 2020 (Grove Street): the complainant reports that $10 was taken from the counter of the
Grove Laundromat.

July 14, 2020 (Pine Street): The complainant reports that the catalytic converter was taken from
his vehicle.

July 16, 2020 (South Park Street): The complainant reports that a watch, valued at $4,500, was
stolen from his residence.

July 16, 2020 (Edgemont Road): The complainant reports that a table was stolen from her
property.

July 17, 2020 (Summit Avenue): The complainant reports that his motor vehicle was stolen. The
vehicle was left unlocked with the keys inside the vehicle prior to the theft.
Vandalism

July 18, 2020 (North Fullerton Avenue): Police located a stop sign that had been vandalized,
with the word “FACISM” written in green paint on the sign.
Other

July 8, 2020 (Rand Park): A sign reading “FUCK THE RACIST POLICE” was found hanging
inside the area of the tennis courts at Rand Park.

 

Arrests

July 8, 2020 (Elm Street): Dana McCombs, 34, of Newark, was arrested after police discovered
that she had warrants issued by multiple jurisdictions.

July 14, 2020 (Valley Road): William Clark, 49, of New York, was charged with shoplifting
after he left Acme without paying for almost $450 in merchandise.

July 19, 2020 (Llewellyn Road): Timeka Bethea-Lee, 43, of West Orange, was charged with
driving while intoxicated.