Police Blotter for June 17, 2020

On May 23, 2020 at approximately 2:35 p.m., a Honda Odyssey minivan was stolen in front of 18 South Orange Avenue while the victim’s nine-year-old niece was sitting in the backseat. The suspect drove east on South Orange Avenue and let the young girl out of the vehicle, unharmed, in the area of Prospect Street. 

Just over a week later the stolen Honda was located and recovered in Orange. The South Orange Detective Bureau investigated the incident, which led to the arrest of Naeem Heights a 35-year-old East Orange resident who was charged with Carjacking and Receiving Stolen Property. Heights is currently being held at the Essex County Jail.  

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