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Cedar Grove Police Blotter

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On April 24, 2017 at 10:49 p.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. The vehicle operator, a 39 year old male out of Montclair, was subsequently arrested after it was determined that he had an outstanding traffic warrant from Verona Municipal Court. He was issued a summons to appear in municipal court and released after posting the required bail.

On April 25, 2017 at 12:46 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. The vehicle operator, a 22 year old male out of Paterson, was subsequently arrested after an investigation revealed that he was in possession of CDS (marijuana) as well as drug paraphernalia. He was arrested, processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 27, 2017 at 4:30 p.m., Ptl. Robert Hectus stopped a vehicle after observing the operator using a cell phone while driving. The vehicle operator, a 61 year old male out of Wayne, was subsequently arrested after it was determined that his driving privileges were suspended. He was released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

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On April 27, 2017 at 9:28 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle after observing the operator using a cell phone while driving. The vehicle operator, a 63 year old female out of Totowa, was subsequently arrested after it was determined that her driving privileges were suspended. She was released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 29, 2017 at 2:12 a.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle for being operated with dark tinted windows and an expired temporary registration. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 20 year old male operator out of Bayonne for driving while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 29, 2017 at 5:55 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was determined that the vehicle operator, a 33 year old male out of Wilkes Barre, PA,  was operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 29, 2017 at 6:24 p.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was determined that the vehicle operator, a 30 year old male out of Little Falls, was operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On April 30, 2017 at 2:14 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. It was determined that the vehicle operator, a 37 year old male out of Belleville, was operating a vehicle with a suspended license. He was arrested processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

All persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

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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