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Westfield Police Blotter: Tires Slashed on Scotch Plains Ave & More

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June 6, 2018 3:05 p.m.

A resident of the 200 block of sunset avenue reports being the victim of a fraud. Unknown actor(s) utilized victims credit card to purchase an appliance valued at $1,000.00. Victim did not sustain any monetary loss during this incident. 

June 6, 2018 6:50 a.m.

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A resident of the 100 block of Scotch Plains Avenue reports being the victim of a criminal mischief. Victim reports that an unknown actor shattered his windshield and slashed the tire of his motor vehicle while it was legally parked in the roadway. The approximate value of the damage is unknown at this time. 

June 6, 2018 11:36 a.m.

Victim reported that an act of criminal mischief occurred to his trailer while parked legally on the 100 block of Scotch Plains Avenue. Unknown actor slashed the tires of the trailer. The approximate value of the damage is unknown at this time. 

June 6, 2018 4:13 p.m.

Officer Weiss arrested Alexander Diaz, age 29, of Roselle, NJ on an outstanding traffic warrant ($89) out of the Westfield Municipal Court pursuant to turning himself in at headquarters. Subject was processed and released after posting requisite bail. 

June 11, 2018 8:02 p.m.

Kevin Richie, age 22, of Roselle, NJ was arrested on the strength of an outstanding warrant for this arrest from Cranford Municipal Court in the amount of $250.00 pursuant to a motor vehicle stop. Subject was transported to Westfield PD Headquarters and processed and R.O.R. 

June 11, 2018 10:13 p.m.

Mauricio Ramirez, age 30, of South Plainfield, NJ was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated pursuant to a motor vehicle stop. Subject was transported to HQ and processed. Subject was unable to find a responsible party and was held in cell #2. 

June 12, 2018 8:57 p.m.

Officers Weiss and Gill arrested Nicholas Trindade, age 39, of Mountainside, NJ for two (2) outstanding warrants pursuant to a motor vehicle stop in the area of South Euclid Avenue/Saint Marks Avenue. One of the warrants was a no bail sheriff’s warrant out of Morris County Sherriff’s Office, and the other was a traffic warrant ($500.00) out of Garwood Municipal Court. Subject was transported to headquarters, processed and turned over to the Morris County Sherriff’s office. 

June 12, 2018 8:45 p.m.

Officers Forcenito and O’Holla arrested Kyle Rocha, age 25, of Westfield for the following outstanding warrants pursuant to a pedestrian stop in the 800 block of Central Avenue:

            -Trenton Municipal Court ACS Warrant ($1,250.00)

            -Trenton Municipal Court ATS Warrant ($1,250.00)

            -East Windsor Municipal Court ATS Warrant ($250.00)

The total amount of bail is $2,750.00. Subject was transported to Headquarters, processed and released on his recognizance as a per each agency pending a court date. 

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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