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Roselle Park Police Blotter - July 16, thru July 19, 2017

Passenger, Kason Taylor, age 24, of Maplewood was charged with 2C:29-3B(4) Hindering Apprehension for providing a false name Credits: Roselle Park Police
Michal Sikorski, age 32 of New York arrested and charged with 2C:35-10A(1) - Possession of CDS, 2C:36-2a - possession of hypodermic syringe, and 2C:36-2 - Possession of drug paraphernalia. Credits: Roselle Park Police
Martin French, age 51, of Newark, NJ was arrested and charged with Shoplifting at Family Dollar. Credits: Roselle Park Police

ROSELLE PARK, NJ - Sunday July 16, 2017, Ptl. Kyle Snyder conducted a traffic stop on a 4 door Honda that failed to stop at the red light. 

The passenger, Kason Taylor, age 24, of Maplewood was charged with 2C:29-3B(4) Hindering Apprehension for providing a false name (Layshawn Williams), date of birth and social security number to officers. Upon discovery of his true identity it was revealed Taylor had outstanding warrants from, Springfield, Elizabeth, and Irvington.  While at police headquarters Taylor purposely urinated on the floor of the processing room and was charged with criminal mischief (2C:17-3)

Taylor was released with a pending court date in Roselle Park set for Thursday July 27, 2017. 

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July 17, 2017 at 12:03 a.m., Patrolman Angelo Marino observed a male jaywalking across Locust Street.

Subsequent to making contact with the male it was discovered that he was in possession of a suspected heroin and drug paraphernalia.

The male, Michal Sikorski, age 32 of New York was placed under arrest and charged with 2C:35-10A(1) - Possession of CDS, 2C:36-2a - possession of hypodermic syringe, and 2C:36-2 - Possession of drug paraphernalia. Sikorski also had a warrant out of New York, and was charged with being a Fugitive of Justice – and charged with 2A:160-10

Sikorski was transported to Union County Jail pending a Union County Superior Court Date of August 2, 2017. 


July 18, 2017 at approximately 12:04 a.m., Ptl. Angelo Marino, observed a white Saturn traveling westbound on West Westfield Avenue with several equipment violations.

Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop and investigation the driver, Darius Pulley, age 25, of Newark, NJ was found to be in possession of marijuana, and drug paraphernalia.

Pulley was placed under arrest and charged with 2C:35-10a(4)- Possession of marijuana, under 50 grams; and 2C:36-2 - Possession of drug paraphernalia.

Pulley was released with a pending Roselle Park Municipal Court on July 27, 2017. 


July 19, 2017 at approximately 8:46 a.m.; Roselle Park Police were alerted to a shoplifting incident at Family Dollar. The caller gave a description of the actor and direction of flight as he fled from the store. A short time later, a male fitting the description was located and detained outside of police headquarters.  An on-scene identification by the caller and the recorded security camera footage from the store was used to positively identify the actor.  A search of the area and the suspect’s route on foot resulted in the discovery of (9) packages of diapers discarded and hidden in a nearby location.

Martin French, age 51, of Newark, NJ was arrested and charged with Shoplifting – 2C:20-11 .  French was released pending a Roselle Park Municipal court date of August 3, 2017. 


Editor's Note: This article relies on information provided by law enforcement officials and the subjects are presumed innocent. If notified of changes to the charges or their outcome, TAPinto.net will update this report.

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