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Scotch Plains/Fanwood — Police Blotter

Scotch Plains Police Blotter

Tuesday, December 3, 2013 • 10:24pm

11/25                    Alexander Gonzalez Age. 21 of Elizabeth Ave. Scotch Plains N.J. was arrested for Possession of Marijuana.  Off. Everitt stopped Gonzalez for a motor vehicle violation on Elizabeth Ave. and while speaking with him he observed the Marijuana.  Gonzalez was arrested and transported to H.Q. where he was processed and released.

11/27                     A patron at a Park Ave. restaurant reported being a victim of a Theft.  He stated that sometime during the night an unknown suspect(s) removed his phone from his jacket pocket.  The phone was valued at approximately $300

11/27                     A resident of Park Ave. reported being a victim of a Theft.  She stated sometime in the afternoon unknown suspect(s) removed approximately $500 from her purse which she left in the lobby while she unloaded groceries.

11/28                     The driver of a cab reported being a victim of a Theft.  He stated he picked up 4 men from Linden and drove them to Scotch Plains.  When he asked for the fare money the four individuals ran from the cab.

11/29                     A resident of Lindsey Lane reported being a victim of Fraud.  He stated that unknown suspect(s) opened up a credit card in his name without his authorization. 

12/1                      A resident of Myrtle Ave. reported being a victim of Criminal Mischief.  He stated that sometime overnight unknown suspect(s) scratched his vehicle which was parked in front of his house.    

12/1                      Samone Yarborough Age. 25 of East 2nd St. Plainfield N.J. was arrested for a $189 outstanding warrant issued by the Scotch Plains court.  Off. Rites stopped Yarborough for a motor vehicle violation on Terrill Rd. and discovered the warrant.  She was transported to H.Q. where she was processed and released.

12/1                      Owen Markley Age. 44 of Duer St. North Plainfield N.J. was arrested for a $10,000 outstanding warrant issued by the Union County court.  Off. Rites stopped Markley for a motor vehicle violation on Terrill Rd. and discovered the warrant.  He was transported to H.Q. where he was processed and released. 

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