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Thieves Targeting Cars in Westfield

Tuesday, July 8, 2014 • 4:18pm

July 2, 2014 12:37 a.m.

Rashawn Hendricks, 19, of Plainfield was arrested pursuant to a motor vehicle stop for driving while intoxicated. Hendricks was transported to Westfield Police Headquarters for arrest processing. Mr. Hendricks was subsequently released to a sober adult.

July 2, 2014 10:30 p.m.

A resident of the 100 block of Stanmore Place reports the theft of a computer bag from an unlocked vehicle while it was parked in the driveway of the residence. The approximate value of the theft is $100.00.

July 3, 2014

A resident of the 100 block of Lincoln Road reports being the victim of a theft/burglary. Victim states that unknown actors gained entry into their unsecured motor vehicle and stole $20.00 worth of change from the motor vehicle.

July 4, 2014

A resident of the 100 block of Effingham Place reports being the victim of a theft/burglary. Victim states that unknown actors gained entry into their unsecured motor vehicle. No items were taken at time of the report.

July 4, 2014 6:16 p.m.

Darcy K. Green, 44, of South Orange was arrested during a motor vehicle stop for an outstanding traffic warrant issued by the Union Township Municipal Court with bail set at $500.00. Green was transported to Westfield Police Department, processed and released after posting the full cash bail.

July 4, 2014 9:25 p.m.

A resident in the 700 block of Clark Street reported a burglary and theft from their motor vehicle. The vehicle was parked in the victim’s driveway and left unlocked. The incident occurred between 8:00 a.m. on 07/03/14 and 07/04/14 at 6:00 p.m. The suspect(s) entered the unlocked vehicle and removed approximately $5.00 in change.

July 4, 2014 9:51 p.m.

A resident in the 700 block of Clark Street reported a burglary and theft from the motor vehicle. The incident occurred between 7:00 p.m. on 07/03/14 and 8:00 a.m. on 07/04/14. The vehicle was parked in the victim’s driveway to the rear of their yard and left unlocked. The suspect(s) entered the unlocked vehicle and stole approximately $6.00 in change.

July 4, 2014 10:09 p.m.

A resident in the 700 block of Clark Street reported a burglary and theft from two of their motor vehicles. The incident occurred between 7:30 p.m. on 07/03/14 and 6:15 a.m. on 07/04/14. The vehicles were parked in the victim’s driveway and left unlocked. At the time of report it was unknown what the total value of the theft was, though victim believes only miscellaneous change was stolen from both vehicles.

July 5, 2014 12:48 p.m.

Christopher Magnan, 23, of Fanwood was arrested on the strength of an outstanding warrant for his arrest from Westfield Municipal Court in the amount of $114.00. Magnan was processed and posted bail.

July 6, 2014 9:04 a.m.

Maximilian Albrecht, 22, of Westfield was arrested on the strength of an outstanding warrant for his arrest from Westfield Municipal Court in the amount of $500.00. Further investigation revealed another warrant for his arrest from Garwood Municipal Court for $65.00. Albrecht was processed and posted bail.

July 6, 2014 11:02 a.m.

A resident of the 900 block of W. South Avenue reports being the victim of a theft. Unknown actors gained entry to the victim’s unsecured vehicle. Items taken were worth approximately $500.00.

July 6, 2014 3:34 p.m.

A resident in the 1100 block of W. South Avenue reported a burglary and theft from their motor vehicle as it was parked in their driveway, unlocked from 4:00 p.m. on 07/05/14 and 3:30 p.m. on 07/06/14. The suspect(s) stole approximately $15.00 in cash.

July 6, 2014 6:23 p.m.

A resident in the 600 block of Hillcrest Avenue reported unauthorized charges to his credit union account, which occurred on 06/01/14.

July 6, 2014 10:50 p.m.

A resident in the 1200 block of Rahway Avenue reported an incident of criminal mischief to an exterior light. The incident is believed to have occurred between 8:50 p.m. and 10:50 p.m. on 07/06/14. The suspect(s) broke a glass panel on the exterior light. The value of the damage was unknown at the time of the report.

July 7, 2014 7:02 a.m.

A resident of the 500 block of Hort Street reported a burglary and theft to their unsecured motor vehicle. This incident occurred between the hours of 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. Suspect(s) took a brown leather wallet containing credit cards.

July 7, 2014 12:33 p.m.

A resident of the 800 block of Knollwood Terrace reported a burglary and theft to her motor vehicle. Vehicle was left unsecured and unknown timeframe. Proceeds were approximately $4.00 in change.

July 7, 2014 1:42 p.m.

Shawn Hendricks, 47, of Elizabeth was arrested at Elizabeth Police Headquarters for an outstanding $780.00 Westfield traffic warrant. Hendricks was transported to Union County Jail and remanded until court date.

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