SCOTCH PLAINS POLICE DEPARTMENT
POLICE ACTIVITY


DATE           DESCRIPTION

06/01   A resident of Richmond Street reported a Theft. The victim stated an unknown male took a package from his front steps, the incident is under investigation.

06/01
  A business on Jerusalem Road reported the Theft of scrap metal from the rear of the property. Several old water heaters were taken from property and the incident is under investigation.

06/04   A resident on Meadowview Road reported a Fraud. Someone gained access to their personal information and opened several credit cards in their name.

06/06
  Darnell Davis, age 46 of Plainfield, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains by Off. Frew. Davis was processed and transported to the Union County Jail.

06/06
  Tandra L. Jones, age. 46 of New Brunswick, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains by Off. Rites. Jones was transported to headquarters and processed.

06/06
  Luz Sepulveda, age 28 of Perth Amboy, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Perth Amboy during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Sopko. Sepulveda was transported to headquarters and processed.

06/07
  Whitney L. Tylicki, age 31 of South River, N.J. was arrested on Several Outstanding Warrants out of Scotch Plains by Off. Rivera. Tylicki was transported to headquarters, processed and transported to Union County Jail.

06/08
  A resident on Donato Circle reported a Fraud. Someone made an unauthorized transaction with the resident’s bank account.

06/08
  A resident in the 2300 block of Mountain Avenue reported a Burglary. The front door to the home was forced open and the house was ransacked sometime between 0830 am and 230 pm. The incident is under investigation.

06/09
  A resident in the 300 block of Montague Avenue reported a Fraud. Someone made unauthorized transactions with the resident’s bank accounts.

06/10
  A vehicle was Burglarized in the 200 block of Willow Avenue during the overnight hours.

06/11
  Aaron Z. Miller, age 27 of Circle Scotch Plains was arrested by Off. D. Belford on Several Outstanding Warrants out of Watchung, NJ. Millerwas transported to headquarters and processed.

06/19   Officers responded to Rivervale Court on a report of a vehicle that was smoking. Upon arrival they located a vehicle fully engulfed in flames. The Scotch Plains Fire Department responded and extinguished the fire, and no injuries reported.

06/21   Patrol officers responded to a residence in the 1600 block of Terrill Road on an activated alarm. While checking the premise they located damage to the front door from an apparent Attempted Burglary. Entry was not gained, and the incident is currently under investigation.

06/21   Steven M. Smith, age 33, of Fords, N.J. was arrested for Driving Under the Influence during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. D. Belford. Smith was then transported to headquarters and processed.

06/22   A resident on Alton Way reported a Fraud. Someone gained access to the victim’s personal accounts, and the incident is currently under investigation

06/22   A resident of Bartle Avenue reported the Theft of his son’s iPhone. Officers were able to track the phone to the Main Star restaurant located at 429 Park Avenue During the investigation Yiqin Chen, age 40, of Brooklyn, N.Y. was arrested by Off. Rites and charged with theft. Chen was then transported to headquarters and processed.

06/22   Jamil A. Fowler, age 24, of Scotch Plains was arrested and charged with Hindering Apprehension during a suspicious person’s investigation conducted by Off. VonLangen. Fowler also had an active warrant out of Plainfield, NJ, and was then transported to headquarters and processed.

06/22   A resident on Maple Hill Road reported a Fraud. Someone opened several credit cards in the victim’s name, and the incident is currently under investigation.

06/22   Patrol units responded to an activated alarm on Unami Lane. Upon arrival they found the house Burglarized. The Union County Sheriff’s K-9 responded to attempt a track with negative results. A rear window had been pried open and the house ransacked, and the incident is currently under investigation.

06/24   Crystal J. Faison, age 34, of Rahway, N.J. was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Scotch Plains by Off. Frew. Faison was then transported to headquarters and processed.

06/25   Brianna E. Jean Julien, age 18, of Union, N.J. was arrested and charged with Possession of Marijuana. Also arrested was Brianna A. Butler, age 18, of Union, N.J. charged with Possession of Marijuana. Both arrests were the result of a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Serafin. Both parties were transported to headquarters and processed. Several juveniles were also taken into protective custody and turned over to their parents.