ROSELLE PARK, NJ - May 5, 2017 at 12:28 a.m., Officer William Hannon observed a 2005 Mazda traveling on West Westfield Avenue committing a moving violation resulting in a motor vehicle stop. A subsequent narcotic investigation resulted in the discovery of a controlled dangerous substance, specifically suspected marijuana. 

The passenger, Tyler Mastres, age 25, of Keansburg was found to be in possession of marijuana and placed under arrest.  Mastres was processed and formally charged with 2C:35-10a(4) possession of marijuana. Mastres was also issued a motor vehicle summons for failure to wear seatbelt. 

 A second passenger, David Merritt, age 26, of Keansburg was arrested for 2C:29-3B(4) hindering apprehension,  after identifying himself to police as “Elijah E. Hepburn”.  Merrit was also issued a motor vehicle summons for 39:3-76.2(F) failure to wear seatbelt. 

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Both parties were released on a summons, pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court date of May 18, 2017. 

 

May 6, 2017 at 10:58 p.m., Officer William Hannon observed a 2005 Nissan traveling on West Westfield Ave. with an equipment violation. 

Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop, a narcotic investigation resulted in the discovery of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia. 

The driver, Jonathan Cherubin, age 20 of Elizabeth was placed under arrest and charged with 2C:35-10A(4) possession of marijuana and 2C:36-2 possession of drug paraphernalia. Cherubin was also issued a motor vehicle  summons for driving while suspended, maintenance of lamps, possession of c.d.s. in a motor vehicle, and violation of a probationary driver regulations. 

Cherubin was released on a summons pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court first appearance date on May 18, 2017.

The passenger of the vehicle, Kerson Thelusma, age 22 of Elizabeth was placed under arrest on a contempt of court warrant from Newark. 

Thelusma was released r.o.r. with a pending Newark Municipal Court date on May 22, 2017.

 

May 7, 2017 at 11:26 p.m., Officer Kyle Snyder conducted a traffic stop with a 2016 Nissan Altima that was observed traveling N/B on Locust St. for a moving violation. 

Subsequent to the motor vehicle stop, an investigation resulted in the discovery of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

The driver, Robert Williams, age 27 of Passaic was placed under arrest and charged with 2C:35-10A(4) possession of marijuana and 2C:36-2 possession of drug paraphernalia. Williams was also issued motor vehicle summons for failure to observe a traffic control device, careless driving, and operation of a motor vehicle while in possession of a narcotic. 

Williams was released on a summons, pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court first appearance date May 18, 2017.

 

May 9, 2017 at 1:40 a.m., SGT. Matthew Disano observed a suspicious 2001 Saturn parked and occupied on West Lincoln Ave. While speaking to the occupants, an investigation resulted in the discovery of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected marijuana. 

The driver, Kristopher Mccluney, age 22, of Newark NJ was placed under arrest and charged with 2C:35-10A(4) possession of marijuana. 

Mccluney was released on a summons pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court date on May 18, 2017. 

 

May 10, 2017 at 10:45 p.m., Officer Dean Khallaf observed a 1998 Nissan Altima traveling on West Westfield Ave. with an equipment violation.

A motor vehicle stop was conducted and an investigation subsequent to the stop resulted in the discovery of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected marijuana.

The driver, Kelly Stremy, age 26 of Linden, was placed under arrest and charged with 2C:35-10A(4) possession of c.d.s. marijuana.

Stremy was released on a summons, pending a Roselle Park Municipal Court date of May 18, 2017.