SCOTCH PLAINS POLICE DEPARTMENT
POLICE ACTIVITY
2018


DATE           DESCRIPTION


10/16   Raymond E. White, age 41 of Plainfield, NJ was arrested for Providing False Information to a law enforcement officer during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Gitto. Mr. White also had an active warrant out of the Union County Sheriff’s Department, and then transported to headquarters and processed.

10/16   A resident on Brandywine Court reported the Theft of his handicap placard from his unlocked vehicle. The victim believes the theft occurred sometime on 15 October 2018.

10/17   A resident on Shackamaxon Drive reported a Fraud. The victim’s account information was used to make an unauthorized transaction at a bank in Jersey City, NJ, and the incident is under investigation.

10/20   Katherine Nemeth age 24 of Cranford, NJ was arrested during a Suspicious Person investigation conducted by Off. Everitt. Ms. Nemeth was charged with disorderly conduct.

10/21   A Warren resident reported their vehicle was damaged while parked in the 1500 block of East Second Street sometime overnight.

10/21   A resident on Black Birch Road reported a Criminal Mischief. The exterior of the home was spray painted, and it is not known when the incident occurred.

10/21   Phillip A. Fusco age 36 of Scotch Plains, NJ was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of Union, NJ during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Rites. Fuso was then transported to headquarters and processed.

10/21   Alex L. Moreno age 22 of Plainfield, NJ was arrested on an Outstanding Warrant out of North Plainfield, NJ during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Off. Frew. Moreno was then transported to headquarters and processed.

10/21   A resident on Elm Court reported a Fraud. Someone purchased a cell phone and opened several accounts in victim’s name, and the incident is under investigation.

10/22
  Two residents in the 2300 block of Mountain Avenue reported the Theft of bicycles from the property. The bikes were located a short time later in the area of Bird Avenue and the incident is under investigation.

10/23
  A business in the 1700 block of East Second Street reported Criminal Mischief. The owner reported damage to a door in the rear of the building.

10/27
  A resident in the 1400 block of Martine Avenue reported their vehicle was Burglarized overnight. The vehicle was left unlocked and had miscellaneous items taken.

10/29
  Royland Angus, age 27 of Irvington, NJ was arrested for Possession of Marijuana and an Outstanding Warrant out of Roselle Park during a suspicious person call by Off. Fricks. Angus was then transported to headquarters and processed.