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Cedar Grove Police Blotter

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July 24-30, 2017

On July 24, 2017 at 11:59 p.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle for an observed violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 51 year old female operator out of Verona for driving while intoxicated. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On July 24, 2017 at 1:12 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle for an equipment violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 41 year old male operator out of Paterson for driving while suspended.

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On July 24, 2017 at 2:36 p.m., Ptl. Michael Grasso stopped a vehicle for displaying dark window tint. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 36 year old male operator out of Montclair for driving while suspended.

On July 25, 2017 at 7:26 p.m., patrol officers responded to the CVS at 387 Pompton Avenue for a reported prescription fraud. After confirming that the prescription was in fact fraudulent a 34 year old female out Bronx, NY was subsequently arrested. A 27 year old male out of Hollis, NY that fled in a vehicle upon officer’s arrival was also subsequently stopped and arrested for possession of CDS. Both were processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On July 28, 2017 at 12:49 a.m. Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle that was being operated in an erratic manner. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 46 year old female operator out of Verona for driving while intoxicated. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On July 28, 2017 at 12:46 a.m., Ptl. Joseph Ligas stopped a vehicle for being operated in an erratic manner. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 21 year old male operator out of Cliffside Park for Possession of CDS (marijuana). He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On July 28, 2017 at 8:18 p.m., Ptl. Christopher Lynch stopped a vehicle for an observed violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 21 year old male operator out of Newark for Possession of CDS (marijuana) and driving while suspended. An 18 year old passenger was also arrested for attempting to pass a fraudulent government ID. Both were processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On July 29, 2017 at 10:45 p.m., Ptl. Dominick Buscio stopped a vehicle for a speeding violation. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 18 year old male operator out of Garfield for possession of CDS (marijuana). He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

On July 30, 2017 at 7:24 p.m., Ptl. Joseph Johnson stopped a vehicle for displaying dark window tint. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 20 year old female operator out of East Orange on a traffic warrant out of Livingston.


*********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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