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Westfield Resident Arrested for Prostitution

Friday, August 22, 2014 • 10:17pm

August 12, 2014

Xue Juan Han, 47, of Westfield was arrested by detectives after a search warrant, subsequent to an investigation. Han was charged with promoting and engaging in prostitution. Han was processed and released on a summons.

August 14, 2014 4:16 p.m.

A report was filed by the Westfield Police Department of a fraud and theft to a victim in the 500 block of Trinity Place. A male and female perpetrated a phone scam on her that resulted in the theft of $5,000.00.

August 14, 2014 6:09 p.m.

A resident of the 0-100 block of Normandy Drive reports a theft of his wrist watch while in the 700 block of Cumberland Street. The watch is described as a black/grey colored “Tissot T. Touch," with a compass and dial button. The approximate value of the theft is $800.00.

August 15, 2014 12:40 a.m.

Jackeline Hernandez, 26, of Plainfield was arrested for D.W.I. following a motor vehicle stop at W. North Avenue and Edgewood Avenue. Hernandez was transported to Trinitas Hospital in Elizabeth for further examination.

August 15, 2014 12:42 p.m.

Digo Baez, 25, of Westfield was arrested at Police Headquarters for a $289.00 town code violation warrant. Bail was posted and there is a court date of August 21, 2014 at 8:30 a.m.

August 15, 2014 4:42 p.m.

Sara Reed, 54, of Piscataway was arrested for an outstanding Westfield Municipal Court traffic warrant ($500.00) after she responded to Headquarters and turned herself in. She was processed and released after posting bail.

August 17, 2014 2:19 a.m.

Thomas N. Taylor-Gaskins Elizabeth was arrested on the strength of two active warrants out of Roselle Park Municipal Court. Total amount of bail is $500.00. Taylor-Gaskins was transported to Headquarters where he posted bail ($200.00) and was released on his own recognizance ($300.00).

August 18, 2014 3:12 p.m.

Gregory C. Previlon, 18, of Westfield was arrested at Police Headquarters for two outstanding warrants totaling $1,928.00 out of Westfield and Garwood Municipal Courts. Bail was posted and court date assigned.

August 20, 2014 9:27 a.m.

Mr. Dos Santos Wemerson, 42, of Newark was arrested on the strength of an outstanding warrant for his arrest from Upper Township Municipal Court in the amount of $120.00 pursuant to a motor vehicle stop. Wemerson was arrested, processed and released on his own recognizance.

August 20, 2014 12:30 p.m.

A resident from Scotch Plains reports being the victim of a theft. Victim states that they had parked her bicycle in Tamaques Park and unknown actor(s) stole the bicycle valued at $200.00.

August 20, 2014 2:21 p.m.

Gustavo Calderon, 33, of Clark was arrested on the strength of an outstanding warrant for his arrest from Westfield Municipal Court in the amount of $200.00. Calderon was processed and posted bail.

August 20, 2014 7:13 p.m.

A resident of S. Wickom Drive in Westfield reported that between 7:30 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on 8/20/14 unknown suspect(s) attempted to steal their bicycle as it was secured at the South Side Train Station bike rack. The suspect(s) attempted to cut the lock causing $40.00 in damage. The suspect(s) then slashed both tires and damaged a helmet after unsuccessfully trying to break the lock. The approximate value of the damage to the bike, lock and helmet is $160.00.

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