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Westfield Police Blotter: Multiple Arrests Made Over New Years

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December 31, 2016 3:56 p.m.

Officers Donovan and Jackus arrested a 16-year-old juvenile male from Westfield for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) under 50 gram and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to an investigation. Subject was turned over to a responsible adult.

December 31, 2016 8:21 p.m.

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Officers Natale and Forcenito arrested Gabriela Garcia, age 21, of Westfield for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to an investigation on West Dudley Avenue near Lawrence Avenue. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a summons. She also had two outstanding traffic warrants issued out of the Westfield Municipal Court totaling $130. She posted requisite bail on the warrants and was released.

December 31, 2016 11:11 p.m.

Officers Forcenito and Santangelo arrested Miles E. Dick, age 21, of Plainfield, NJ, for possession a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to an investigation on Central Avenue near Greene Place. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a summons.

January 2, 2017, 8:42 p.m.

Officers and Natale arrested Dereck Random, age 49, of South Plainfield, NJ, on an outstanding traffic warrant ($240) out of the South Plainfield Municipal Court. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released on his own recognizance as per South Plainfield Police Department. The arrest took place pursuant to a motor vehicle investigation on West South Avenue near Crossway Place.

January 2, 2017 1:41 a.m.

Officers McCarthy and Forcenito arrested Gillian Waoman, age 18, of Westfield, NJ, for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to a motor vehicle investigation in the area of Rahway Avenue and West Grove Street. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a summons.

January 1, 2017 11:52 p.m.

Officers Forcenito and Natale arrested Joshua Foote, age 24, of Plainfield, NJ, for possession of a controlled dangerous substance (marijuana) under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to a motor vehicle investigation in the 300 block of East South Avenue. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a summons.

January 2, 2017 11:23 p.m.

Officers’ Bagan and Santangelo arrested Jacob Klofta, age 18, of Westfield, NJ, for possession of marijuana under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to a motor vehicle investigation in the 400 block of North Avenue East. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a summons.

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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