Police Blotter

Cedar Grove Police Blotter
 
March 10-17, 2019
 
On March 11, 2019 at 5:31 p.m., Ptl. Nicole Witel stopped a vehicle that did not have an inspection sticker displayed in the windshield. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of the 33 year old male operator from Montclair for driving with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 12, 2019 at 8:24 a.m., Ptl. Jason Rivers stopped a vehicle with an expired inspection sticker displayed in the windshield. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of the 27 year old male operator from Cedar Grove for driving with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 12, 2019 at 1:36 p.m., Ptl. Anthony Cardona stopped a vehicle with tinted windows. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of the 26 year old female operator from Jersey City for driving with a suspended license. She was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 13, 2019 at 7:17 a.m., Ptl. Raymond Cassella stopped a vehicle with an obstructed license plate. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of a 31 year old male from East Orange for possession of marijuana. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 14, 2019 at 1:57 a.m., Ptl. Justin Westra stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of a 24 year old male from Orange for possession of marijuana. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 14, 2019 at 7:56 p.m., Ptl. Christopher Lynch stopped an individual for jaywalking along Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of a 55 year old male from Newark for possession of heroin and an outstanding warrant. He was processed and transported to the Essex County Jail.
 
On March 15, 2019 at 1:16 a.m., Ptl. Dominick Buscio stopped a vehicle for speeding along Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation led to the arrest of the 31 year old male driver from Little Falls for operating a vehicle while intoxicated. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 15, 2019 at 5:56 p.m., police and fire personnel responded to Lombardi’s Restaurant after a fire sprinkler activated in the kitchen area. The fire department was able to stop the flow of water and confirmed that there was no fire at the restaurant. The business was briefly closed while repairs were made to the fire sprinkler system.
 
On March 17, 2019 at 12:10 a.m., Ptl. Alan Rock stopped a vehicle after a random license plate check revealed that the operator had a suspended license. The operator, a 25 year old female from Verona, was arrested, processed, and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.
 
On March 17, 2019 at 3:26 p.m., Ptl. Nicole Witel stopped a vehicle for speeding on Pompton Avenue. A subsequent investigation resulted in the arrest of the 23 year old male operator from Newark for driving with a suspended license. He was processed and released with a summons to appear in municipal court.

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