SCOTCH PLAINS POLICE DEPARTMENT
POLICE ACTIVITY


DATE           DESCRIPTION

9/1  Darius Watson, Age 24, of East Front St. Plainfield N.J. was arrested for a $500 outstanding warrant issued by the Scotch Plains Court. Off. Von Langen stopped Watson for a motor vehicle violation on Woodland Ave. and discovered the warrant. Watson was transported to headquarters where he was processed and released.

9/1   Oyeyinka Oyerogba, Age 22, of Farley Ave. Scotch Plains N.J. was arrested for a $500 outstanding warrant issued by the Scotch Plains Court. Off. Cheney stopped Oyerogba for a motor vehicle violation on Park Ave. and discovered the warrant. Oyerogba was transported to headquarters where he was processed and released.

9/1   Jerrold Fredricks, Age 32, of Connet Ave. South Orange N.J. was arrested for a $1,100 outstanding warrant issued by the Scotch Plains Court. Off. Fiore stopped Fredricks for a motor vehicle violation on Route 22 and discovered the warrant. Fredricks was arrested and transported to headquarters, where he was processed and released.

9/2   A resident of Front St. reported being a victim of a Theft. He stated that sometime overnight, an unknown suspect(s) removed his bicycle from the side of his house. The bike was valued at approximately $300.

9/3   The manager of a Westfield Ave. store reported being a victim of a Theft. He stated that an unknown suspect(s) removed several items from the store without paying for them. The items were worth approximately $75.

9/4   A resident of Lyde Place reported being a victim of Criminal Mischief. She stated that sometime overnight, an unknown suspect(s) spray painted a sign on her property.

9/5   A resident of Katherine St. reported being a victim of a Burglary. She stated that sometime during the day an unknown suspect(s) entered her house. Entrance was gained by smashing the back door. Once inside, the suspect(s) removed several thousand dollars in jewelry.

9/5   A resident of Burnham Court reported being a victim of a Theft. She stated that sometime overnight, an unknown suspect(s) removed a decoration from her tree. The decoration was valued at approximately $65.

9/6   A resident of Nicholl Ave. reported that sometime overnight an unknown suspect(s) hit his vehicle and drove away. The vehicle was legally parked in front of his house when it was struck.

9/6   Andrew Schwartz, Age 41, of S. Martine Ave. Fanwood, N.J. was arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. Off. Richie stopped Schwartz for a motor vehicle violation on Princeton Ave. and while speaking with him, he smelled a strong odor of alcohol. After Schwartz failed several field sobriety tests, he was placed under arrest and transported to headquarters where he was processed and released.