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Roselle Park Police Blotter - November 30, 2017

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ROSELLE PARK, NJ - November 14, 2017 at 1:10 a.m., Patrolman William Hannon conducted a motor vehicle stop with a 2007 Toyota on W. Westfield Ave for an equipment violation. 

The driver of the vehicle, Nicole Baxter, age 32 from East Orange was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected (marijuana).  

Baxter was arrested and charged with possession of suspected c.d.s. She was issued motor vehicle summonses for possession of c.d.s. in a motor vehicle and view obstruction. 

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Baxter was ultimately released on a summons with a Roselle Park Municipal Court date. 

November 15, 2017 at approximately 6:31 p.m., officers responded to Dalton St. following a report by a resident advising that they observed a suspicious male in the rear yard of a vacant house with a flashlight. 

On scene, officers located a male within the residence who was identified as Christopher J. Polito, age 36 from Matawan. Polito was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance (cocaine) and drug paraphernalia. There were signs of forced entry to the rear door and a window. It was determined that Polito did not have permission to be in the residence and that he was also in possession of a window that was removed from the residence. He was placed under arrest and charged with criminal trespass, criminal mischief, possession of c.d.s. (cocaine), possession of drug paraphernalia, and theft. 

Polito was released on a summons with a Union County Superior Court date. 

 

November 20, 2017 at 12:24 p.m., officers were dispatched to the area of Woodside Gardens Apartments for a report of a suspicious, parked occupied vehicle that was reported by one of the residents of the complex. 

Patrolman Brian Swick located the vehicle and conducted a motor vehicle stop with a 2010 Nissan in the parking lot of that location. 

The driver of the vehicle, Gary Cheron, age 30 from Coral Springs Florida was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected (marijuana) and drug paraphernalia.  

Cheron was arrested and charged with possession of suspected c.d.s. He was issued a motor vehicle summons for possession of c.d.s. in a motor vehicle. 

Cheron was ultimately released on a summons with a Roselle Park Municipal Court date. 

 

November 21, 2017, at 11:11 p.m., Patrolman Kyle Snyder conducted a motor vehicle stop with a 1999 Nissan on W. Westfield Ave. for an equipment violation. 

The driver of the vehicle, Sharon A. Whelan, age 25 from Linden was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, specifically (Xanax). 

The passenger of the vehicle Daniel Howard, age 27 from Elizabeth was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, specifically (marijuana) and drug paraphernalia. Both Whelan and Howard were placed under arrest. 

Howard was charged with possession of c.d.s.(marijuana) and drug paraphernalia. Whelan was charged with possession of c.d.s. Both were released on a summons with a Union County Superior Court date. 

Additionally, Whelan was issued motor vehicle summonses for failure to wear a seatbelt, view obstruction, and possession of c.d.s. in a motor vehicle.

 

November 24, 2017 at 10:09 p.m., Patrolman William Hannon conducted a motor vehicle stop with a 2004 Nissan on W. Westfield Ave for an equipment violation. 

The driver of the vehicle, Sarnoff Saintilus, age 31 from Irvington was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected (marijuana) and drug paraphernalia.  

Saintilus was arrested and charged with possession of suspected c.d.s. and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was issued motor vehicle summons for possession of c.d.s. in a motor vehicle, improper us of high beams and possession of open container in a motor vehicle. 

Saintilus was ultimately released on a summons with a Roselle Park court date.

 

November 28, 2017 at 1:33 p.m., Patrolman Anthony Rodriguez conducted a motor vehicle stop with a 2005 Mazda on E. Westfield Ave for a moving violation. 

The driver of the vehicle, Christopher V. Charon, age 19 from Irvington was found to be in possession of a controlled dangerous substance, suspected (marijuana) and drug paraphernalia.  

Charon was arrested and charged with possession of suspected c.d.s. and drug paraphernalia. He was issued motor vehicle summons for possession of c.d.s. in a motor vehicle and cell phone violation. 

Charon was released on a summons with a Roselle Park Municipal Court date. 

 

 

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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