ROSELLE PARK, NJ - The Roselle Park Police responded to the Family Dollar on East Westfield Ave on Monday afternoon after a report of an employee had been assaulted by a customer.

A suspect described as a female wearing a pink coat fled on foot towards the rear of the store. Officers located the woman on Williams Street when questioned, she initially identified herself as “Rayshona Smith” but was later identified by police as Cecilia L. White, age 26, from Roselle Park.

She was arrested and charged with simple assault and hindering apprehension. It was also discovered that White had outstanding warrants out of Elizabeth, Newark, Tinton Falls, and Ridgefield Municipal Court bail totaling $6,215.

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Bail was set by Roselle Park Municipal Court at $2,500. 

White was transported and lodged into the Union County Jail.