DATE               DESCRIPTION


09 13

A green and grey beach cruiser bicycle was reported stolen from the Highland Swim Club located at 1235 Martine Ave. Under investigation.

09 13

Tareq K. Vernon Age. 26 of 586 Westfield Rd. Scotch Plains was arrested for unlawful possession of a weapon, hindering apprehension and an active warrant out of the Union County Sheriff’s Office. Ptlm. Brian Regenthal and Sgt. Brad Belford responded to a disturbance in Green Forest Park located at 554 Westfield Rd. and during the course of their investigation arrested Mr. Vernon. Transported to headquarters, processed and transported to the Union County jail.

09 14

Thomas E. Macken Age. 28 of 549 Park Ave. Scotch Plains was arrested on active warrants out of Scotch Plains, Mountainside, Madison and Clark NJ during a motor vehicle stop conducted by Ptlm. Luis Pereira. Transported to headquarters and processed.

09 15

Officers responded to the CVS store located at 514 Park Ave. on an activated burglar alarm. Upon arrival the found an unsecure door. They cleared the interior of the store and waited for a key holder/manager to respond. The manager stated that video inside the store captured and male and a female inside the store. It is unknown if anything was taken at this time. Under investigation.

09 16

The management at the Wine Anthology store located at 1985 Rt. 22 reported a shoplifting. A black male with braids entered the store and stole a bottle of liquor. Under investigation.

09 16

Michael Toroni Age. 48 of 2037 Westfield Ave. Scotch Plains was arrested for harassment during a neighbor dispute by Off. Valerie Aguirre. Transported to headquarters and processed.

09 17

A resident on Birchwood Ct. reported the theft of a 2002 Range Rover taken from the driveway at approximately 4:00pm. A babysitter inside the home heard someone enter the house and assumed it was a family member. It was later discovered it was not and someone had entered the home and took the keys to the vehicle. The vehicle was later reported to be in Newark NJ. Under investigation.

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