SCOTCH PLAINS POLICE DEPARTMENT
10/29   Samuel Hanciles, age 26, of Scotch Plains N.J. was arrested for Possession of Marijuana. Off. Gonzales had arrested Hanciles at Farley Park following an investigation into a suspicious person call. Hanciles was transported to headquarters for processing.
10/29   A Fanwood Resident reported that their vehicle, while parked in the rear parking lot of 1731 E. 2nd St. was broken into. The vehicle was unlocked when someone entered the vehicle and someone removed several personal items.
10/30   Timothy Duffy-Eustache, age 18, of Cranford was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Off. Gonzales had stopped Duffy-Eustache for a motor vehicle violation and discovered he had an active warrant out of Cranford Municipal Court. Duffy-Eustach was transported to headquarters for possessing.
10/30   An attendant at the Luk Oil Gas Station, located at 1900 Rt.22 East, reported the theft of cash from within the store. The service attendant stated that an unidentified black male went behind the counter and removed money from a cash draw. The suspect was seen running away the station crossing over Rt.22.
11/02   A Hawthorne St. resident reported a Burglary to their residence. The resident stated that sometime between 10:30 pm and 6:00 am, someone had entered their residence and stole several electronic devices. How someone entered the residence is unknown, but the resident believes the back door was unlocked. The incident is under investigation.
11/02   Matthew Williams, age 24, of Plainfield was arrested on a warrant. Officers had responded to a suspicious person call at the 7-Eleven Store on Park Ave. and following an investigation into the individual, they discovered that Williams had an active warrant out of North Plainfield. Williams was transported to headquarters for processing.
11/05   A Monroe Township resident who was visiting a relative on Blue Ridge Cir. reported a theft from their vehicle. The victim stated that at 8:30 pm he parked his vehicle in the driveway and when he returned at 8:50 pm, he discovered someone had entered his vehicle and stole several items.
11/06   Faras Bayor, age 23, of Linden was arrested for Possession of Marijuana. Off. Rites stopped Bayor on Rt. 22 East for a motor vehicle violation. During the course of the stop, Off. Rites detected the order of marijuana coming from within the vehicle. An investigation led to the discovery of marijuana and Bayor was arrested. Bayor was also found to have an active warrant out of West Windsor.
11/06   Jose Brito, age 47, of Elizabeth was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Off. Lewis stopped Brito on Elizabeth Ave. for a motor vehicle violation and discovered Brito had an active warrant out of Rahway. Brito was transported to headquarters for processing.
11/07   Sergio Sumpango, age 26, of Plainfield was arrested for Resisting Arrest following an investigation into a hit and run accident. A witness to the accident, which occurred at Raritan and Martine Ave., said Sumpango had left the scene and proceeded down Martine Ave. then turned on Dutch Ln. and parked. Officers arriving on Dutch Ln. said Sumpango fled on foot after seeing them and when the officers caught up to him, Sumpango resisted arrest. Sumpango was also charged with Driving Under the Influence. Sumpango was transported to headquarters for processing.
11/09   Curtis Davis, age 58, of Plainfield N.J. was arrested for Theft and Resisting Arrest. Davis was observed stealing a bicycle on Front St. and proceeded to flee into Plainfield. Officers had located Davis on St. Mary Pl. in Plainfield where they ordered Davis to stop. Davis refusing the request of the officers, began running from the officers and was apprehended following a short foot pursuit. Davis was arrested then transported to headquarters where a bail of $12,500.00 was set. Davis was turned over to Union County Jail.
11/11   Raul Isique-Hernandez, age 19, of North Plainfield was arrested for Possession of Marijuana. Off. VonLangen stopped a vehicle in which Hernandez was a rear seat passenger and had detected the odor of marijuana. Off. VonLangen investigation led to the arrest of Hernandez. Hernandez was transported to headquarters for processing and released on a summons.
11/13   Eufemio Martinez, age 32, of Paterson N.J. was arrested for an outstanding warrant. Off. Lewis stopped Martinez for a motor vehicle violation and discovered he had an active warrant out of the City of Passaic. Martinez was arrested then transported to headquarters for processing.
11/14   Tannya Iza, age 25, of Elizabeth N.J. was arrested for an outstanding warrant. Off. Gonzales stopped Iza for a motor vehicle violation and discovered she had active warrant out of Bass River Township. Iza was arrested then transported to headquarters for prosessing.