NOTE: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.
On 10/03/20 at 6:07 AM, a white male was captured on video surveillance, going into two unlocked vehicles as they were parked in a driveway on Union Avenue. The suspect took a laptop, Chromebook and power tools from the vehicles.
Between 10/06/20 at 2:00 PM and 10/07/20 at 11:30 AM, an area resident on Milltown Road had his unlocked vehicle burglarized. Change and a key to the vehicle were taken.
On 10/07/20 at 9:45 AM, a white or Hispanic male approximately 40-50 years old, shoplifted power tools from Home Depot located at 400 Promenade Boulevard. Store security confronted the man, but he fled prior to police arrival.
On 10-09-20 at 12:20 PM, Huseyin Serenli (age 49) of Bedminster, NJ, was arrested for shoplifting from Home Depot located at 400 Promenade Boulevard. Serenli shoplifted $48.86 worth of merchandise. He was processed and released with a court date.
On 10/11/20 at 4:10 AM an unknown male stole an unlocked vehicle from the driveway of a residence on Beaumonte Way after the vehicle’s keys were left in the car. The vehicle was recovered in Newark, NJ on 10/12/20.
On 09-03-20 at 9:46 AM, Kyron Jones (age 18) of Piscataway was arrested for Possession of under 50 grams of marijuana after an officer observed some motor vehicle violations and conducted a motor vehicle stop. Jones was issued motor vehicle summonses for Speeding, Unsafe lane change, Tinted windows and CDS in a motor vehicle. He was also issued a Complaint Summons for Possession of CDS (marijuana) under 50 grams. He was processed and released with a court date.
On 09-03-20 at 4:12 PM, an unknown black female and an unknown Hispanic male went to the CVS Pharmacy located at 230 Milltown Road and shoplifted $2,128.37 worth of over the counter allergy medication. The actors fled the store prior to police arrival.
On 09-06-20 at 2:06 PM, an employee of Brandywine Assisted living located at 2005 Rt 22, had the window to her 2018 Honda accord smashed. The unknown actor(s) then took a pocket book and cellular telephone from inside the vehicle. The total amount of the theft was $350.00.
On 09-06-20 at 7:31 hours, Andrea Pineda Castillo (age 54) of Somerset and Carla Castillo (age 47) of Somerset were both arrested for shoplifting after being observed concealing $501.49 worth of clothing items in a bag and attempting to leave Macy’s Department Store in the Bridgewater Commons Mall without paying for them. They were stopped by Macy’s security. They were both charged with Shoplifting and release with a summons.
Between 8:00pm on 09-15-20 and 7:00 am on 09-16-202 unknown subject(s) went into an unlocked 2019 Lexus RX in the area of Milcrip Road and removed a 3 Apple IPhone charges $10.00 in cash and a check book belonging to the victim.
Between 8:30pm on 09-19-2020 and 11:00am on 09-20-20 two unlocked vehicles were entered by unknown subject(s) in the area of West Foothill Road. The subject(s) removed cash and coins from the vehicles.
On 08-29-20 at 1:31 PM, Jonathon Langel (age 41) of Bridgewater was arrested for shoplifting from Home Depot located at 400 Promenade Boulevard. Langel was observed switching price tags from a lesser valued item to a more expensive items and paying for the less expensive item. He was issued a Complaint Summons for Shoplifting, processed and released.
On 08-29-20 at 11:57 PM, Deshaun Morris (age 23) of North Plainfield, was arrested for possession of CDS (marijuana) under 50 grams, after an officer observed some motor vehicle violations and conducted a motor vehicle stop. Morris was issued motor vehicle summonses for Speeding, Careless Driving and Possession of CDS in a Motor Vehicle. He was also issued a Complaint Summons for Possession of CDS (marijuana) Under 50 grams. He was processed and released with a court date.
On 06-15-20 Tre Thigpen (age 21) of Bridgewater NJ, was issued a Complaint Summons for Defiant Trespass after he returned to a previous location he was band from on two separate occasions.
On 06-20-2020 Jimmy Gutierrez-Mendoza (age 18) of Bogota NJ, was arrested for possession of under 50 grams of marijuana in his vehicle.
06-21-20 two Honda CR-V vehicles were vandalized on Sunny Slope Road. An unknown actor(s) removed the vehicle’s sensor package from behind the front grill of the vehicle. The sensors are responsible for several safety features on the vehicles.
On 06-22-2020 an unknown Hispanic or White male exited a white Jeep Grand Cherokee with unknown NJ registration. The male walked into the convenience store of the Raceway Gas Station and stole 39 scratch lottery tickets worth $420.00.
On 06-26-20 a 2017 Toyota Prius was damaged and burglarized. The front passenger window to the vehicle was smashed by an unknown subject and a bag containing a men’s gold watch was taken from the front passenger seat.