Police & Fire

Roselle Park Police Blotter - June 30 thru July 5, 2017

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - June 30, 2017 at approximately 2:37 p.m., officers responded to the 100 block of E. Grant Ave on a report of a bicyclist who was struck by a passing motorist. 

On scene officers discovered a 16 year old female who was said to be riding a bicycle, was struck by a 2009 Honda operated by a 28 year old Roselle Park resident. The vehicle appeared to be traveling E/B on E. Grant Ave at the time when the cyclist entered the roadway resulting in the crash. The injuries to the juvenile did not appear to be life threatening but was transported to University Hospital for evaluation. No summonses were issued to the driver. The incident is under investigation by the Roselle Park Traffic Unit. 

June 29, 2017 at approximately 9:19 p.m., Ptl. Kyle Snyder conducted a traffic stop with a 2004 Toyota on E. Westfield Ave for an equipment violation. 

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The driver, Vincent E. Clervoyant, age 20 from Linden was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, namely marijuana. He was placed under arrest and charged with possession of c.d.s. (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia. 

The passenger, Yvens K. Adelson, age 19 from Linden was placed under arrest and charged with obstruction after officers discovered that he had ingested pieces of suspected c.d.s. (marijuana) during the stop. Motor vehicle summonses were issued and both were released on a summons with a future court date.

July 2, 2017 at approximately 11:11 p.m., Ptl. Angelo Marino conducted a traffic stop with a 1998 Nissan on W. Westfield Ave. for an equipment violation. 

The driver, Mattise N. Tims, age 22 from Union was found to have several outstanding warrants for his arrest out of Roselle Park, East Orange and Union Township Municipal Courts. He was also found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, namely marijuana and drug paraphernalia. Tims was placed under arrest and formally charged with possession of c.d.s. (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was issued a summons and ultimately lodged into the Union County Jail as he was unable to post bail on the outstanding warrants. Motor vehicle summonses were also issued. 

July 3, 2017 at approximately 08:39 a.m., Ptl. Mitchell White responded to Elm St. on a report of an unconscious female who is seated in the driver seat of a 1999 Mazda. 

Upon arrival officers were able to make contact and awaken the driver who was identified as Nicole L. Kelly, age 38 from Roselle Park. She was found to be in possession of drug paraphernalia and arrested for the same. Kelly was formally charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. She was served with a summons with a future court date and released into the custody of a family member.

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