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Westfield Police Blotter: $1,000 Worth of Merchandise Shoplifted & More


November 17, 2016 10:15 a.m.

Horton Belton, age 32, of Newark, NJ, was arrested at Hudson County Jail on an outstanding Westfield Municipal Court traffic warrant, with bail set at $750. Subject was transported to Westfield Police Department, processed and committed to the Union County Jail.

November 17, 2016 7:14 p.m.

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Lateef Wise, age 27, of Newark, NJ, was arrested by Newark PD for an outstanding warrant for his arrest from Westfield Municipal Court in the amount of $909. Officers responded to Newark PD to arrest Mr. Wise for the warrant. Subject was processed and unable to post bail and was taken to Union County Jail.

November 18, 2016 11:53 p.m.

Jessica Ferrara, age 18, of Scotch Plains, NJ, was arrested for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) under 50 grams pursuant to a motor vehicle stop. Subject was processed and released on a summons.

November 18, 2016 10:22 a.m.

Officers Jaramillo and Gill arrested Kevin Rozalski, age 20, of Colonia, NJ, for possession of a fraudulent driver’s license subsequent to a motor vehicle stop in the area of E. Broad Street/Wychview Drive. Subject was transported to Westfield Police Department, processed and released on a summons.

November 18, 2016 12:51 p.m.

Officers Ferry and Jaramillo arrested Tanashia Johnson, age 42, of Newark, NJ, at Clifton PD on an outstanding Westfield warrant with bail set at $250. Subject was transported to Westfield Police Department processed and committed to the Union County Jail. Johnson was also wanted on a $750 Springfield warrant and a $229 Edison warrant.

November 19, 2016 10:50 a.m.

Ms. Cassie M. Lilly, age 33, of Downer Street, Westfield, NJ, was arrested on the strength of one outstanding warrant issued by the Madison Municipal Court pursuant to a crash investigation. She was transported to Westfield Police Department headquarters where she was processed and released after posting bail.

November 19, 2016 12:51 p.m.

Mr. Jihad L. Bonds, age 22, of Curtis Avenue, Piscataway, NJ, was arrested at South Plainfield Police headquarters on the strength of two outstanding warrants issued by the Westfield Municipal Court. He was transported to Westfield Police headquarters for arrest processing nad was held while awaiting bail.

November 20, 2016 9:44 p.m.

Alexander Gazsi, age 25, of Cranford, NJ was arrested for shoplifting from a business located on the 600 block of W. North Avenue. Subject stole approximately $1,000 worth of items. Subject was processed and released on a summons.

November 20, 2016

A resident from Genesee Trail reports being the victim of an identity theft. Unknown actor gained access to the victim’s Verizon account and charged $58.32 to her account.

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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