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Summit Police Blotter


04/21- Chang M. Lin, 60, of North Bergen was arrested and charged with criminal mischief, damage to property. Mr. Lin was released with a pending court date.

04/24- At 1942 hours a report was taken for a theft of a wallet. The victim reported the wallet went missing sometime around 02/21/17. Recently, four checks were fraudulently cashed for a total amount of approximately $6000.00. The victim is working with the bank and the Detective Bureau to investigate the crimes committed.

04/26- Kevin M. Lemus, 26, of Jersey City, was arrested on a contempt of court warrant. Mr. Lemus was turned over to the Union County Sheriff’s Department where he was transported to the Union County Jail.

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04/26- Laura M. Grune, 49, of Newark was arrested for theft by unlawful taking. Ms. Grune was released with a pending court date.

04/26- At 1847 hours a report was taken for a theft of a cell phone and wallet. The incident occurred on 04/25 between 2100 hours and 0000 hours. Taken from the victim at a business on Union Place were a black Window’s cell phone, a black men’s wallet containing identification and several credit cards and approximately $80.00 in cash. Approximate value of all stolen items is $280.00.

04/26- At 1933 hours a report was taken for a theft of a license plate. The victim last remembered seeing the plate on 04/24 when it was parked at a residence on Overlook Road. At approximately 1900 hours on this date, the victim noticed the rear license plate had been removed from the vehicle.

04/27- Victor E. Yanqui, 44, of Newark was arrested and charged with simple assault. Mr. Yanqui was released with a pending court date.

04/27- At 1659 hours a report was taken for a theft of a bicycle from the train station. The incident occurred between 0835 hours and 1658 hours. The victim reported that the bicycle was chained to the bicycle rack with a chain that was somewhat faulty. The stolen bicycle was described as a blue/black marble pattern, full size GT men’s mountain bike. The bicycle was valued at approximately $400.00.

05/01- At 1851 hours a report was taken for a theft of a bicycle from the train station. The incident occurred between 0700 hours and 1850 hours. The victim reported that the bicycle was locked in the first bicycle parking area on the Broad Street side of the train station. The stolen bicycle was described as a charcoal red, 24 inch, Giant 11.0 Escape 3S. The bicycle was valued at approximately $360.00.

05/03- Aaron M. Lawrence, 23, of North Plainfield was arrested on five outstanding warrants out of Montclair State University, Jersey City and Little Falls, hindering by providing false information and operating a motor vehicle

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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