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$150,000 Aston Martin Stolen in Westfield

April 27, 2016 8:33 p.m.

Officer Martinez arrested Suzy M. Oliveira, age 26, of Bond Street, Elizabeth, NJ, on the strength of Westfield Municipal Court warrant in the amount of $89 at Westfield Police headquarters. Mrs. Oliveira was processed and released after posting full bail.

April 28, 2016 12:47 a.m.

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Officers McCarthy and Martinez arrested Joseph Fogel, age 24, of Winchester Way, Westfield, NJ, on the strength of an active warrant out of Cranford Municipal Court in the amount of $89 pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of Lenox Avenue and South Euclid Avenue. Subject was transported to headquarters where he was processed and released posting full bail.

April 28, 2016 12:47 a.m.

Officers Forcenito and Bagan arrested Nicholas J. Masse, age 22, of Sewaren, NJ, on the strength of an active outstanding warrant out of Aberdeen Municipal Court in the amount of $145 pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of Central Avenue. Subject was transported to headquarters where he was processed and released after posting full bail.

April 28, 2016 8:04 a.m.

Officers Wierzbicki and Merritt arrested Patrick Thompson, Jr. age 27, of Plainfield, NJ, at Park and Castleton for possession of CDS, possession of drug paraphernalia and Obstruction of Administration and Law. Mr. Thompson was released on a summons.

April 28, 2016 7:23 p.m.

Officer Bagan arrested Andrea Ortis, age 23, of South Avenue, Westfield, NJ, on the strength of an outstanding warrant issued by the Westfield Municipal Court in the amount of $114 at Westfield Police headquarters. Subject was processed and released after posting full bail.

April 28, 2016 8:07 p.m.

Officers Bagan and Donovan arrested Lashunda Norris, age 32, of East 32nd Street, Paterson, NJ, on the strength of an outstanding warrant issued by the Bridgewater Municipal Court in the amount of $389 pursuant to an investigation at Westfield Police headquarters. Subject was processed and released after posting full bail.

April 29, 2016 1:50 p.m.

Officer Jackus arrested Nadia Tytla of Windsor Road, Clifton, NJ, on an active warrant out of East Orange in the amount of $400. Subject was processed and released after posting bail.

April 30, 2016 1:51 a.m.

Officers Desiato and Forcenito arrested Anika Y. Williams, age 39, of Sayreville, NJ, for driving while intoxicated and possession of CDS (marijuana) under 50 grams pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of Central Avenue by Harrow Road. Subject was transported to headquarters where she was processed and released to a sober adult.

April 30, 2016 4:25 p.m.

Officers Jackus and Kenny arrested Manuel Matias, age 37, of York Drive, Edison, NJ, on the strength of two outstanding warrants from Princeton Municipal Court in the amount of $900 and North Brunswick Municipal Court in the amount of $833 pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of Mountain Avenue by Alden Street. Subject was transported to headquarters where he was processed and released after posting full bail.

April 30, 2016 5:45 p.m.

Officer Kenny arrested Geraldo Cajigas, age 23, of Franklin Street, Elizabeth, NJ, on the strength of an outstanding Westfield Municipal Court warrant in the amount of $89 at Westfield Police headquarters. Subject was processed and released after posting full bail.

April 30, 2016 11:12 p.m.

Officers Martinez and Bagan arrested Joseph Handy, age 21, of West Broad Street, Westfield, NJ, for possession of marijuana under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of W. Broad by Rahway Avenue. Subject was transported to headquarters where he was processed and released with a mandatory court date.

May 1, 2016 8:37 a.m.

A resident in the 500 block of Codding Road reported a burglary to their unlocked vehicle while it was parked on the roadway in front of their home. The incident occurred between 6:30 p.m. on April 30, 2016 and 5:37 a.m. on May 1, 2016. At the time of report nothing was reported stolen.

May 1, 2016 10:55 a.m.

A resident in the 200 block of Hyslip Avenue reported a burglary to their unlocked vehicle while it was parked in the roadway in front of their residence. The incident occurred between midnight on April 30, 2016 and 10:55 a.m. on May 1, 2016. At the time of report it was unknown if anything was stolen from the vehicle.

May 1, 2016 11:34 a.m.

A resident in the 500 block of Hort Street reported a burglary to three of their vehicles while they were parked, unlocked on the roadway in front of their residence. The incident occurred between 11:00 p.m. on April 30, 2016 and 11:34 a.m. on May 1, 2016. At the time of report it was unknown if anything was stolen from the victim’s vehicles.

May 1, 2016 9:32 a.m.

A resident in the 700 block of Warren Street reported a burglary to two of their vehicles while they were parked, unlocked and in the driveway of their residence. The incident occurred between 11:45 p.m. on April 30, 2016 and 9:00 a.m. on May 1, 2016. Approximately $20 in U.S. currency was stolen out of the vehicles.

May 1, 2016 10:49 a.m.

A resident in the 200 block of Hyslip Avenue reported a burglary to his vehicle while it was parked in his driveway. The incident occurred between 6 p.m. on April 30, 2016 and 9:30 a.m. on May 1, 2016. At the time of the report, nothing was reported stolen.

May 2, 2016 10:31 p.m.

Officer Weiss and Officer Loffredo arrested Imani Bethea, age 20, of Roselle, NJ, for possession of CDS under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of West North Avenue and Charles Street. Subject was transported to Westfield Police Department headquarters where she was processed and released on a summons.

May 3, 2016 5:45 a.m.

A resident in the 1000 block of Wyanotte Trail reported the theft of a 2012 Aston Martin that was parked on the street in front of their home. The suspect(s) committed a burglary to an unlocked motor vehicle at which time they located a spare set of keys for the Aston Martin. The incident occurred between 4:30 a.m. and 5:45 a.m. on May 3, 2016. The stolen vehicle is valued at approximately $150,000.

May 3, 2016 12:00 a.m.

Shamira Benjamin, age 32, of Jersey City, NJ, was arrested at Hudson County Jail on an outstanding Westfield warrant. Subject was unable to post bail and committed to the Union County Jail pending a court appearance at Westfield Municipal Court.

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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