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Piscataway Teen Charged in Fanwood Home Invasion-Robbery

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Fanwood Police Chief Richard Trigo praised Plainfield police for their help in identifying and arresting three suspects in the Farley Ave. home invastion-robbery in Fanwood. Credits: John Mooney
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FANWOOD, NJ -- Three teenagers have been charged today in connection with home invasion robbery on Farley Avenue on Thursday evening, according to Fanwood Police Chief Richard Trigo. 

The suspects are Autumn Mitchell, 19, of Piscataway; Rajuhn Muhammad, 19, of Plainfield; and a juvenile resident of Plainfield. Mitchell has been charged with first degree robbery, various weapons offenses, and theft. Muhammad has been charged with a theft. The juvenile has been charged with robbery, weapons offenses, and theft.

All of the suspects were identified by the Fanwood and Plainfield police departments within hours of the incident. The investigation continued through the weekend and results in today's charges.

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"It's always gratifying when multiple agencies work together," Chief Trigo said. "These investigations are a process. This case shows how valuable mutual aid amongst police departments can be." 

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