NUTLEY, NJ- A 19 year old Nutley resident received a summons in the mail for eluding, a third degree offense, and additional motor vehicle summonses.

On Saturday March 25, Paul Jespersen of Nutley was driving a motor vehicle on East Passaic Avenue with headlight out. Police activated the overhead light and sirens in an attempt to conduct a motor vehicle stop. The vehicle continued for  about a mile without stopping. A Nutley Police supervisor stopped the pursuit once the identity of the driver was determined.  

The Essex County Prosecutors Office was contacted regarding the incident and approved the criminal charges for eluding. The summons for eluding and other motor vehicle summonses. Jeperson will be will be processed when he appears for his Court date.