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Posted on: October 19, 2018

Burglary to Auto

A Meeker St resident reported that sometime between 6:45 pm, Thursday 10-18-18 & 5:00 am, Friday 10-19-18 actor(s) unknown entered his unlocked vehicle, rummaged through the interior & stole his backpack, which contained a Motorola radio cellphone,

identification, train tickets & cash.

Police Blotter
Posted on: October 19, 2018

Robbery

A Warwick Ave resident reported that at approximately 11:00 pm, Thursday 10-18-18, while he was bringing groceries into his house, unknown actors struck him in the face & knocked him down. The actors (described by the victim as two, young black males)

stole his wallet, which contained his driver's license, cash, credit cards and other various forms of identification & his vehicle (2012 Mercedes Benz). The victim stated he was briefly knocked unconscious during the incident & did not realize unt...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 18, 2018

Warrant Arrest

Santos Mercado, a 63 year old Rahway resident was arrested on Tuesday, 10-16-18 at approximately 5:47 pm for outstanding arrest warrants out of So. Orange. Officers responded to Rahway Police where Mercado was being held in custody for the warrants.

Officers arrested Mercado and transported him to headquarters where he was processed accordingly.

Police Blotter
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Theft

An employee of the Delta gas station on Irvington Ave reported on Sunday, 9-30-18 at approximately 5:10 pm, that an unknown actor driving a grey, 4-door, Nissan sedan drove off after receiving approximately $50.00 worth of gasoline. The vehicle

was last seen heading east on Irvington Ave into Newark.  The employee stated the vehicle was occupied by two black males, though no further description was available. The Detective Bureau is investigating the incident.

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 15, 2018

Theft

A Seton Hall employee reported that sometime between 11:15 & 11:30 am, Thursday 10-11-18, unknown actor(s) removed three credit cards from her purse, which was briefly left unattended on the floor of her office located in Bethany Hall.

Police Blotter
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Theft of Auto

The owner of a business on Irvington Ave reported that on Friday, 10-12-18 at approximately 4:15 am, unknown actor(s) stole a vehicle (2012 Jeep) that was parked in the lot overnight. Upon review of the surveillance video, it appears that a white van

pulled into the lot, an actor exited the van, entered the Jeep & both vehicles drove off eastbound on Irvington Ave.  The actors appeared to be wearing hooded sweatshirts, but no further description is available. The Detective Bureau is inves...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Adult Arrest

Raymere Grant, a 21 year old East Orange resident was arrested on Wednesday, 10-10-18 at approximately 6:40 pm for theft & an outstanding arrest warrant out of So. Orange. Detectives identified Grant as a suspect for a bicycle theft that had

occurred the night before at Seton Hall University & was reported earlier in the day.  After detectives contacted Grant, he voluntarily responded to police headquarters to return the stolen bicycle & he provided detectives with a statemen...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 12, 2018

Theft of Bicycle

A Seton Hall University student reported that sometime between 11:00 pm, Tuesday 10-9-18 and 12:30 am, Wednesday 10-10-18 actor(s) unknown stole her bicycle (grey & blue, Schwinn mountain bike), which she had last seen locked & secured to a

bike rack at Serra Hall on the Seton Hall University campus.  

Police Blotter
Posted on: October 10, 2018

Adult Arrest - DWI

Jibreel Williams, a 39 year old Roselle resident was arrested on Wednesday, 10-10-18 at approximately 2:30 am for DWI. Officers observed a black vehicle that was parked on the sidewalk, with no lights on & it's door wide open in front of 319 So. Orange

Ave.  Officers stopped to check on the driver of the vehicle & after further investigation determined that the driver (Williams) was DWI.  Officers arrested Williams without further incident and transported him to headquarters where ...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 9, 2018

Adult Arrest

Darnel Dowling, a 45 year old Jersey City resident was arrested on Monday, 10-8-18 at approximately 3:54 pm for receiving stolen property and multiple active arrest warrants. Seton Hall University Security notified headquarters that a security officer

observed an unknown actor driving a reported missing Facilities Department "Club Car" on campus.  SHU security officers located the actor driving the car & they were able to detain him (Dowling) in the Gerety parking lot until offic...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Shoplifting

Employees at the Stop & Shop reported a shoplifting on Sunday, 10-07-18 at approximately 11:00 pm, where an unknown actor concealed several deodorant sticks on his person and then left the store without paying for them. The actor fled

on foot & headed north of Valley St, then east onto Roland Ave.  Employees described the actor as a black male in his mid-twenties, wearing a red hoodie and tan cargo shorts. Officers responded & checked the area, but were unable to locat...

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Police Blotter
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Burglary to Autos

A Richmond Ave resident reported that sometime between 12:00 & 5:35 am, Monday 10-8-18, actor(s) unknown entered two of her vehicles, both of which were unlocked & rummaged through their interiors. Nothing appears to have been taken at this time.

Police Blotter
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Burglary to Auto

A Mercer Pl resident reported that sometime between 10:30 pm, Friday 10-5-18 & 8:00 am, Saturday 10-6-18 actor(s) unknown entered her unlocked vehicle, rummaged through the interior & stole several credit cards, her driver's license, cash & loose change.

Police Blotter
Posted on: October 8, 2018

Burglary to Auto

A Milligan Pl resident reported that sometime between 9:00 pm, Thursday 10-4-18 & 8:15 am, Friday 10-5-18 actor(s) unknown entered her unlocked vehicle & rummaged through the interior. Nothing appears to be missing at this time.

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