SPARTA, NJ - On Nov 16,  at approximately 7:54 p.m. police were dispatched to a closed local office building by cleaning personnel reporting an unknown individual in a bathroom in the building. 

Police Officer Craig Grauerholz and Police Officer Dan Elig arrived and discovered a male had locked himself in the building’s mens room refusing to exit.  After several minutes, the individual identified as Darren C. Reap exited the bathroom.  Reap is currently homeless.

Reap was highly intoxicated.  As a result he was transported to Newton Hospital by the Sparta Ambulance Squad. Reap was later served a summons for Disorderly Conduct with a pending court date.  Sgt. Joseph Pensado assisted in the investigation.