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Westfield Police Blotter: Several Acts of Criminal Mischief & More

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November 29, 2017 7:30 p.m.

A resident from the 800 block of E. Broad Street reports being the victim of an act of criminal mischief when unknown actor(s) damaged the victim’s vehicle when parked in the area of Barchester Way and Lawrence Avenue.

 

November 29, 2017 7:30 p.m.

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A resident from Mountainside, NJ, reports being the victim of an act of criminal mischief when unknown actor(s) damaged the victim’s vehicle when parked in the area of Barchester Way and Lawrence Avenue.

 

November 29, 2017 7:30 p.m.

A resident from the 1100 block of Prospect Street reports being the victim of an act of criminal mischief when unknown actor(s) damaged the victim’s vehicle when parked in the area of Barchester Way and Lawrence Avenue.

 

November 29, 2017 9:20 p.m.

Alexander Caiola Jr. of Springfield, NJ, was arrested on the strength of an outstanding warrant for his arrest from Westfield Municipal Court in the amount of $500. Subject was picked up at Elizabeth Police Department and transferred to WPD, processed and placed in cell no. 2 awaiting court.

 

Officer Moya arrested Jenny Camarillo, age 28, of Somerset, NJ, on two outstanding warrants issued by Westfield Municipal Court pursuant to a stop in municipal lot no. 1. Subject was transported to WPD where she was processed and released after posting $419.

 

December 1, 2017 2:19 p.m.

A victim from the 400 block of Topping Hill Road reports being the victim of an act of fraud. Victim reports that unknown actor(s) charged $5,500 to the victim.

 

December 1, 2017 9:04 p.m.

A resident from Barchester Way reports being the victim of an act of fraud. Victim states that unknown actor(s) charged $150 to the victim’s credit card.

 

December 3, 2017 10:08 p.m.

Officers Martinez and Natale arrested Sophia Powell, age 30, of Bellville, NJ, on the strength of an outstanding East Orange warrant ($153) and Newark Municipal Court warrant ($250) pursuant to a motor vehicle stop. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and released after posting bail to East Orange and released on recognizance for Newark.

 

December 4, 2017 8:27 p.m.

Officers R. Johnson and Forcenito arrested Donnell Dotson, age 37, of Roselle, NJ, on the strength of the following Elizabeth Municipal Court warrants: ME56539S ($150), MC66357 ($398) and TPS 2017 250302 ($250). It was also revealed that Dotson had the following Newark Municipal Court warrants: ECS179498 ($150) and AV 421096 ($150). Total amount of bail is $1,098. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and turned over to Elizabeth Police Department in lieu of bail.

 

December 4, 2017 10:12 p.m.

Officers Natale and Habeiche arrested Tanquir Walker, 29, of Bloomfield, NJ on the strength of an outstanding confirmed warrant issued by East Orange Municipal Court in the amount of $1,000. Subject was transported to headquarters where he was processed and turned over to East Orange.

 

December 4, 2017 6:50 p.m.

A resident of Scotch Plains Avenue reported being the victim of a bicycle theft. Victim states that he left his Schwinn, blue in color, valued at $200 at the Southside train station between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 6:15 p.m. Upon return he noticed the lock was still intact but the bicycle was gone. No suspect information at this time.

 

December 4, 2017 1:17 p.m.

Officer Gill arrested Victor Ojibe of Newark, NJ, age 29, for possession of controlled dangerous substances (marijuana) pursuant to a motor vehicle stop on Central Avenue near Sycamore Street. Subject was transported to WPD, processed and released on a summons.

 

December 5, 2017 5:49 a.m.

A resident of the 200 block of Prospect Street reported being a victim of criminal mischief when unknown actor(s) broke a window of their residence.

 

December 5, 2017 6:21 a.m.

A resident of N. Plainfield reports being a victim of criminal mischief when their vehicle was damaged while parked on Ferris Place.

 

December 5, 2017 3:54 p.m.

Officers O’Holla and Penn arrested Jonathan Nieves, age 29, of Perth Amboy, NJ, for possession of controlled dangerous substances (marijuana) under 50 grams and possession of drug paraphernalia pursuant to a motor vehicle stop. Subject was processed and released with 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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