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Crime Scene Middletown: Recent Arrest Updates 2/7/12 – 2/9/12

Written by Middletown Township Police Department
Friday, 10 February 2012 -Arrests do not indicate convictions

 

Kelsey Jensen, age 20, from Crine Road in Morganville, NJ, arrested on February 7, 2012 by Police Officer Janine Kennedy on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was released after posting $500.00 bail.

Debbie Lacey, age 40, from Stella Drive in Keansburg, NJ, arrested on February 7, 2012 by Police Officer Lisa Vreeland on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was released after posting $1,000.00 bail.

Liam O’Keefe, age 23, from Normandie Place in Sea Bright, NJ, arrested February 7, 2012 by Corporal Patricia Colangelo. He was released after posting $350.00 bail.

Michael Miller, age 23, from 9th Street in Belford, NJ, arrested on February 8, 2012 by patrolman Keith Hirschbein on Contempt of Court warrants issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was held on $1,599.00 bail.

Jozef Zygmaniak, age 49, from Van Ethel Drive in Matawan, arrested on February 8, 2012 by Patrolman Ryan Riffert for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was released pending a court date.

Shaun Carroll, age 33, from Cottage Place in Keansburg, NJ, arrested on February 8, 2012 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein for Shoplifting from the Foodtown Store and on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Freehold Municipal Court. He was held on $2,500.00 bail.

Theodore Jackson, age 51, from South Laurel Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on February 8, 2012 by Corporal Keith MacDonald on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Holmdel Municipal Court. He was released after posting $750.00 bail.

Michael Coffey, age 27, from Coffey Lane in Leonardo, NJ, arrested on February 8, 2012 by Corporal Richard Fusella on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Atlantic City Municipal Court. He was held on $500.00 bail.

Ryan Pianoforte-Bersch, age 21, from Riverbrook Avenue in Lincroft, NJ, arrested on February 8, 2012 by patrolman Anthony Gigante on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $1,000.00 bail.

Jayson Turegano, age 22, from Hurleys Lane in Lincroft, NJ, arrested on February 8, 2012 by Corporal Keith MacDonald on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $896.00 bail.

Ronald Johnson, age 19, from Sherman Avenue in Belford, NJ, arrested on February 9, 2012 by Patrolman James Beirne for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was released pending a court date.

Guilherme Duarte, age 21, from Bray Avenue in Port Monmouth, NJ, arrested on February 9, 2012 by Patrolman Richard Belmonte on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Seaside Heights Municipal Court. He was released after posting $150.00 bail.

Katherine Neilson, age 49, from Church Street in Belford, NJ, arrested on February 9, 2012 by Patrolman Richard Raike on Contempt of Court warrants issued by the Middletown and Matawan Municipal Courts. She was released after posting $750.00 bail.

Shannon Collins, age 18, from Monmouth Avenue in Port Monmouth, NJ, arrested on February 9, 2012 by Corporal Richard Fusella for Disorderly Conduct. She was released pending a court date.

Ashley Manges, age 23, from Ohio Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on February 9, 2012 by Patrolman Richard Raike on a Contempt of Court warrants issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was held on $557.00 bail.

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Crime Scene Middletown: Recent Police Activity 9/27/11-10/2/11

Written by Middletown Township Police Department
Monday, 3 October 2011 -Arrests do not indicate convictions


On October 2, 2011 at approximately 2:10 am Patrolman James Beirne was on patrol in the area of Twinbrooks Drive when he stopped a vehicle for committing multiple moving violations. The officer approached the driver, identified as Joseph Lepkoski, age 20, from Gillville Lane in Middletown, NJ, at which point he detected the odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.

Officer Beirne conducted an investigation which resulted in Lepkoski being arrested for Underage Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 30, 2011 at approximately 7:05 pm Corporal Douglas Wiatrak responded to the area of Main Street in Port Monmouth in reference to a report of a possible drug transaction that was taking place in a motor vehicle. Officer Wiatrak located the vehicle and approached the driver, identified as Richard Weber, age 41, from Church Street in Belford, NJ.

The officer conducted an investigation which resulted in the recovery of a grinder, which is a device used to prepare narcotics for ingestion and Endocet pills. Weber was arrested for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Illegal Possession of a Prescription Medication. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released on $1,500.00 set by Judge Richard Thompson.

On September 30, 2011 at approximately 5:30 pm Patrolman Ryan Riffert and Officer Janine Kennedy responded to the area of Center Avenue in reference to a report of an intoxicated subject who was threatening people. Upon arrival the officers located the subject, identified as William Heller, age 42, from Center Avenue in Middletown, NJ, who was extremely intoxicated.

The officers conducted an investigation during which Heller began yelling obscenities at people in the area. Heller was then arrested for Disorderly Conduct and was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 29, 2011 at approximately 2:25 am Corporal Ralph Flannigan and Patrolman Donald Coates were on patrol in the area of Port Monmouth Road when they stopped a vehicle for committing multiple moving violations. The officer approached the driver, identified as Margaret Ricchiuti, age 50, from Shore Haven Road in Hazlet, NJ, at which point they detected the strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from inside the car.

The officers conducted an investigation which resulted in Ricchiuti being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. She was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 29, 2011 at approximately 10:25 am Patrolman Jason Caruso and Corporal Gerald Weimer responded to the area of Church Street in reference to a report of a burglary in progress. The police desk had received a call from a witness who reported seeing three juveniles attempting to gain entry into a residence. The witness provided the dispatcher with descriptions of all three subjects which was then broadcasted to the responding officers.

Upon arrival in the area the officers observed three subjects fitting the description run into a field near the residence. Corporal Weimer and Patrolman Caruso were able to apprehend all three subjects. The officers conducted an investigation which resulted in a 15 year old male juvenile from Belford, NJ, being charged with Burglary, Criminal Trespass and Conspiracy and two 15 year old male juveniles from Middletown being charged with Burglary, Criminal Trespass, Conspiracy and Resisting Arrest.

All three suspects were transported to police headquarters where they were processed and released to their parents pending a court date. The officers were assisted with the investigation by Detective Kimberly Best.

On September 27, 2011 at approximately 10:10 pm Patrolman James Beirne was on patrol in the area of Newman Springs Road when he stopped a vehicle for having a rear light out. Officer Beirne approached the driver identified as William Seward, age 20, from 5th Avenue in Toms River, NJ, at which point he observed a small baggie containing Marijuana in plain view inside the vehicle.

Officer Beirne conducted an investigation which resulted in the recovery of another small baggie containing Marijuana, a glass pipe used for smoking Marijuana and the arrest of Seward for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

The Middletown Police Department reports the arrests of the following subjects for various offenses:

Joseph Kovar, age 26, from Bayview Avenue in Belford, NJ, arrested on September 29, 2011 by Patrolman Anthony Dellatacoma on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Keyport Municipal Court. He was released after posting $164.00 bail.

Anastasia Kinsella, age 26, from Highway 35 in Red Bank, NJ, arrested on September 29, 2011 by Detective Laurence Schachtel on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was released after posting $357.00 bail.

Steven Nalbach, age 50, from Hamilton Avenue in Leonardo, NJ, arrested on September 29, 2011 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Newark Municipal Court. He was released on his own recognizance pending a court date.

Christopher Francy, from 8th Street in Belford, NJ, arrested on September 30, 2011 by Patrolman Anthony Dellatacoma on three Contempt of Court warrants issued by the Aberdeen, Helmetta and Union Beach Municipal Courts. He was released after posting $2,404.00 bail.

David Foggy, age 40, from Thousand Oaks Drive in Atlantic Highlands, NJ, arrested on September 30, 2011 by Patrolman Richard Belmonte on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Hazlet Municipal Court. He was transferred to the Hazlet Police Department and was held on bail.

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Crime Scene Middletown: Contractor Arrested For Jewelry Theft; Woman Charge with Shoplifting & Other Recent Activity

Written by Middletown Township Police Department
Monday,19 September 2011 -Arrests do not indicate convictions


On September 18, 2011 at approximately 9:15 pm Patrolman Richard Fulham was on patrol in the area of Wilson Avenue when he stopped a vehicle for failing to stop at a stop sign. The officer approached the vehicle at which point he detected a strong odor of burnt Marijuana coming from the inside the car.

Officer Fulham conducted an investigation which resulted in the recovery of Marijuana and a Marijuana grinder, which is a device used to prepare Marijuana for smoking, from the car and the arrests of Ashley Kirkland, age 22, from North Clover Street in Lakewood, NJ; Shaquan Paschall, age 20, also from Clover Street in Lakewood, NJ and Brandon Crews, age 22, from Richard Drive in Manchester, NJ, being arrested for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

All subjects were transported to police headquarters where they were processed and released pending a court date.

On September 17, 2011 at approximately 5:40 pm Corporal Thomas Meckier responded to the Sears Store in reference to a report of a shoplifting. Upon arrival store security advised the officer that they had observed Katherine Canavan, age 44, from Jefferson Street in Middletown, NJ, attempt to leave the store with approximately $344.00 worth of merchandise without paying.

Corporal Meckier arrested Canavan for Shoplifting. She was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 17, 2011 at approximately 2:30 am Patrolman Andrew Micalizzi responded to a report of a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Swimming River Road and Pine Street. Upon arrival the officer conducted an investigation and detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from one of the drivers, identified as Kaitlin Dooney, age 19, from Colonia Drive in Ocean, NJ.

Officer Micalizzi continued his investigation which resulted in Dooney being charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. She was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 17, 2011 at approximately 2:10 am Sergeant First Class William Colangelo was on patrol in the area of Half Mile Road when he observed a vehicle almost strike another vehicle after making a turn without signaling. The officer stopped the vehicle and approached the driver, identified as Jana Haloda, age 30 from Oakwood Drive in Howell, NJ, at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from her breath.

Sergeant Colangelo conducted an investigation which resulted in Haloda being charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 17, 2011 at approximately 2:30 am Sergeant First Class William Colangelo was on a motor vehicle stop near Half Mile Road during which he was arresting the driver of the vehicle for Driving While Intoxicated when he observed another vehicle park behind his patrol car. He then observed the driver, identified as Leonardo Dimaria, age 26, from Martin Drive in Lincroft, NJ, exit his vehicle and walk towards the patrol car.

Upon arriving at the patrol car Sergeant Colangelo detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from Dimaria’s breath. The officer conducted an investigation which resulted in Dimaria being charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 17, 2011 at approximately 2:45 am Patrolman Stephen Greenwood responded to the area of Lenison Avenue in reference to a report of a suspicious vehicle. Upon arrival the officer located the vehicle and observed several people standing around the car drinking beer. The officer obtained identification and was provided a false name by one of the subjects, identified as Dustin Palm, age 31, from Bayview Avenue in Belford, NJ.

Officer Greenwood conducted an investigation and determined that there was several outstanding Contempt of Court warrants for Palm’s arrest issued by the Middletown, Highlands, and Long Branch Municipal Courts. The officer also located a Fugitive from Justice Warrant issued by the Northumberland County Sheriff’s Office in Pennsylvania for Palm’s arrest. Palm was taken into custody on the warrants and was also charged with Hindering Apprehension for giving the officer a false name.

Palm was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and transported to the Monmouth County Correctional Facility in Freehold, NJ, where he was awaiting extradition to Pennsylvania.

On September 16, 2011 Detective Daniel Sullivan arrested John Vanliew Jr., 24, Beachway Avenue, Keansburg, NJ, for Theft as a result of an investigation into the theft of jewelry from a residence where Vanliew had been hired to perform work on the victim’s deck. Detective Sullivan charged Vanliew after being notified by the Keansburg Police Department that Vanliew had sold the jewelry in their town.

Vanliew was also charged by Detective Jason Lopez of the Keansburg Police Department with Receiving Stolen Property and Theft by Deception. He was processed and released pending a court date.

On September 16, 2011 at approximately 10:15 pm Sergeant Paul Bailey was on patrol in the area of Main Street when he observed a suspicious vehicle parked on the side of the road.

Sergeant Bailey conducted an investigation and located the driver, identified as Joseph Prezpadlo, age 19, from Dakota Avenue in Middletown, NJ, at a nearby house. The officer continued his investigation which resulted in Prezpadlo being arrested for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Underage Possession of Alcohol and Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance in a Motor Vehicle.

Prezpadlo was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

The Middletown Police Department reports the arrests of the following subjects for various offenses:
William Cassie, age 20, from Riverside Drive North in Brick, NJ, arrested on September 16, 2011 by Patrolman Richard Fulham on a Contempt of Court issued by the Bay Head Municipal Court. He was released after posting $250.00 bail.

Jeffrey Goff, age 25, from Neptune Circle in Brick, NJ, arrested on September 16, 2011 by Patrolman Lawrence Seymour on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $250.00 bail.

Karriem Ferreira, age 35, from Carmen Place in Red Bank, NJ, arrested on September 17, 2011 by Patrolman Robert Shannon on Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was held on bail.

Amy Bennett, age 40, from Stephenville Boulevard in Middletown, NJ, arrested on September 17, 2011 by Patrolman Stephen Keller on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Keansburg Municipal Court. He was held on $275.00 bail.

Kevin Flanzer, age 18, from Madison Avenue in Park Ridge, NJ, arrested on September 18, 2011 by Corporal Daniel Murdoch on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $500.00 bail.

David Kelly, age 33, from Valerie Court in Brick, NJ, arrested on September 16, 2011 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Criminal Mischief, Arson, Obstructing the Administration of Law, Aggravated Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer and Possession of Prescription Legend Drugs. He was held on $30,000.00 bail with no 10% option set by Judge Richard Thompson.

Angel Vallone, age 34, from Brainard Avenue in Port Monmouth, NJ, arrested on September 16, 2011 by Patrolman Donald Coates for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Prescription Legend Drugs. She was released pending a court date.

Dennis Etzkorn, age 56, from Maplewood Drive in Middletown, NJ, arrested on September 16, 2011 by Patrolman Charles Higgins for Simple Assault, Resisting Arrest and Aggravated Assault on a Police Officer. He was held on $12,500.00 bail set by Judge Richard Thompson.

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Crime Scene Middletown: Gas Station Attendant Charged With Credit Card Fraud & Other Activity For 9/6/11

Written by Middletown Township Police Department
Tuesday,06 September 2011 -Arrests do not indicate convictions

On September 5, 2011 at approximately 2:15 pm Patrolman Nicholas Fenezia and Patrolman Michael Reuter of the Quality of Life Unit were on patrol in the area of Hosford Avenue when they stopped a vehicle for travelling at a high rate of speed. The officers approached the vehicle at which point they detected a strong odor of burnt Marijuana coming from inside the car.
The officers conducted an investigation which resulted in the discovery of a glass pipe used for smoking Marijuana, a burnt Marijuana cigarette and a baggie containing Marijuana being found inside the vehicle and the arrests of Michael Miller, age 22, from 9th Street in Belford, NJ, Cal Timmons, age 18, from Highway 36 in Leonardo, NJ, and Guy Weiss, age 18, from Locust Point Road in Navesink, NJ, for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The officers also located an outstanding Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court for Miller.
All three subjects were transported to police headquarters for processing. Miller was released after posting $639.00 bail and Weiss and Timmons for released pending a court date.
On September 5, 2011 at approximately 10:30 pm Patrolman Richard Fulham was on patrol in the area of Highway 36 when he stopped a vehicle for swerving in and out of its lane of travel. Officer Fulham stopped the vehicle and approached the driver, identified as Kurt Prigge, age 45, from Highland Avenue in Leonardo, NJ, at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.
Officer Fulham conducted an investigation which resulted in Prigge being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.
On September 5, 2011 at approximately 2:15 am Corporal Daniel Murdoch and Patrolman James Beirne responded to the area of Hialeah Avenue in reference to a report of an assault that had occurred at a party. Upon arrival the officers began to conduct an investigation when they observed a subject, identified as Joshua Grossman, age 25, from Marina Bay Court in Highlands, NJ, asleep in a vehicle. The officers were attempting to wake him up to check on his well-being when Grossman began to yell and scream and swing his arms at the officers. He then pushed the officers at which point he was placed under arrest for Disorderly Conduct.
Grossman was extremely intoxicated at the time.
Grossman was transported to police headquarters for processing. Upon arrival at headquarters police say Grossman refused to be processed and began pushing the officers again. He was then charged with the additional offense of Obstructing the Administration of Law. He was released pending a court date.
On September 4, 2011 at approximately 5:05 am Patrolman Adam Vendetti was on patrol in the area of the AT&T complex on Red Hill Road when he stopped a vehicle for driving through the complex at a high rate of speed. Officer Vendetti approached the driver, identified as Joseph Lopez, age 21, from Roseville Avenue in Newark, NJ, at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.
Officer Vendetti conducted an investigation which resulted in Lopez being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.
On September 4, 2011 at approximately 10:25 pm Patrolman David Crenshaw was on patrol in the area of the Shop Rite store when he observed a suspicious vehicle parked near the exit.
Officer Crenshaw approached the vehicle and spoke with the driver, identified as Theodore Miller, age 46, from Golden Lane in Hazlet, NJ, at which point he detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his person.
Corporal Bernard Chenoweth, who was assigned to a DWI patrol detail, responded to the scene and assisted Officer Crenshaw. Corporal Chenoweth conducted an investigation which resulted in Miller being charged with Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.
On September 1, 2011 at approximately 5:05 pm Patrolman Michael Reuter responded to the area of Highway 35 and Harmony Road in reference to a report of a motor vehicle crash. Upon arrival the officer located one of the drivers, identified as Kathy Thomson, age 60, from Avenue B in West Keansburg, NJ, standing near her vehicle. The officer detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from her breath.
Officer Reuter conducted an investigation which resulted in Thomson being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. She was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.
On August 31, 2011 at approximately 1:30 pm Patrolman Keith Hirschbein responded to the WAWA store in reference to a report of a credit card fraud. Upon arrival store security advised the officer that a store employee, identified as Devin Daniels, age 19, from Ocean Avenue in Middletown, NJ, fraudulently used customer credit cards to steal approximately $1,200.00.
Officer Hirschbein conducted an investigation and determined that Daniels served as a gas attendant and would double charge customers who purchased gas and would keep the extra money for himself. He was arrested and charged with Credit Card Fraud. Officer Hirschbein also located two outstanding Contempt of Court warrants for Daniels arrest issued by the Keansburg Municipal Court. He was held pending bail being set.
The Middletown Police Department reports the arrests of the following subjects for various offenses:
James Molloy, age 33, from Powell Avenue in Clarks Summit, Pennsylvania arrested on September 4, 2011 by Patrolman David Crenshaw on two Contempt of Court warrants issued by the Keansburg Municipal Court. He was held on $1,905.00 bail.
George Garulle, age 42, from Sandy Hook Avenue in Belford, NJ, arrested on September 4, 2011 by Sgt. Fred Deickmann on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Old Bridge Municipal Court. He was held on $2,200.00 bail.
Jamie Lennon, age 21, from Seabreeze Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on September 3, 2011 by Corporal Bernard Chenoweth on a Failure to Appear warrant issued by the Monmouth County Superior Court. She was being held at the Monmouth County Correctional Facility in Freehold, NJ.
Michael Intelli, age 32, from Sidney Terrace in Keansburg, NJ, arrested on September 4, 2011 by Patrolman Kevin Gardiner on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Holmdel Municipal Court. He was released after posting $156.00 bail.
Dennis Bannon, age 47, from Highway 36 in Leonardo, NJ, arrested on September 2, 2011 by Patrolman Raymond Sofield and Patrolman Christopher Dee of the Quality of Life Unit on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Keansburg Municipal Court. He was held on $300.00 bail.
Christopher Shea, age 42, from West Richard Drive in Mount Arlington, NJ, arrested on September 3, 2011 by Detective Lieutenant Stephen Dollinger on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Roxbury Municipal Court. He was held on $328.00 bail.
Garry Vandemark, age 29, from Amherst Avenue in Navesink, NJ, arrested on September 1, 2011 by Patrolman Christopher Dee and Patrolman Raymond Sofield of the Quality of Life Unit for Simple Assault. He was processed and released pending a court date.
John Bleibdrey, age 28, from Hosford Avenue in Leonardo, NJ, arrested on September 2, 2011 by Corporal George Freibott for Simple Assault. He was held on $2,000 bail set by Judge Richard Thompson.
Tyler Lippi, age18, from Walling Avenue in Belford, NJ, 07718, arrested on September 5, 2011 by Patrolman David Crenshaw on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Tinton Falls Municipal Court. He was released after posting bail.
Stephen Prunyi, age 23, from Palmer Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on September 5, 2011 by Corporal Bernard Chenoweth on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Holmdel Municipal Court. He was released after posting $200.00 bail.
Eric Hornig, age 33, from Fairview drive in Middletown, NJ, arrested on September 5, 2011 by Patrolman John Soltysik for Terroristic Threats and Possession of a Weapon for an Unlawful Purpose. He was being held at the Monmouth County Correctional Facility in Freehold, NJ, on $5,000.00 bail set by Judge Richard Thompson.

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Crime Scene Middletown: Busy 5 Days For Middletown Police Numerous DWI’s and Summertime Juvenile Arrests For The Week 3rd – August 7th, 2011

WRITTEN BY MIDDLETOWN TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT

ISSUED Tuesday, August 8th, 2011 – Arrests do not indicate convictions

On August 7, 2011 at approximately 12:25 am Patrolman Christian Clark responded to the Comfort Inn parking lot in reference to an accident involving a parked car. Upon arrival Officer Clark found the driver of a vehicle, identified as Robert Waters, age 51, from Heron Avenue in Pennsville, NJ, asleep behind the wheel of his vehicle which had struck a parked car.

Officer Clark conducted an investigation which resulted in Waters being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 7, 2011 at approximately 1:25 am Sgt. John Werner was on patrol in the area of Leonardville Road when he observed a vehicle travelling in front of him that was weaving in and out of its lane. Sgt. Werner stopped the vehicle and approached the driver, identified as a 17 year old male juvenile from Manymind Avenue in Atlantic Highlands, NJ, at which point he detected an odor of raw Marijuana coming from the vehicle.

Sgt. Werner conducted an investigation and located Marijuana and a grinder, a device used to process Marijuana, inside the vehicle. The officer continued his investigation which resulted in the 17 year old juvenile being arrested for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released to his mother pending a court date.


On August 7, 2011 at approximately 3:45 am Corporal Ralph Flannigan was on patrol in the area of Middletown Lincroft Road when he observed a vehicle travelling on the wrong side of the road. Officer Flannigan stopped the vehicle and approached the driver, identified as Jose Perez, age 42, from Altamont Road in Edison, NJ, and determined that he had been drinking.

Officer Flannigan continued his investigation which resulted in Perez being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Careless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 6, 2011 at approximately 3:45 am Patrolman James Beirne and Patrolman Albert Scott responded to the WAWA store in reference to a report of two suspicious people in the parking lot. Upon arrival the officers located the subjects standing near a vehicle. The officers approached the two subjects and conducted an investigation.

The officers determined that there was an outstanding Non-Support warrant issued by the Monmouth County Superior Court for one of the subjects, identified as Gregory Guido, age 49, from Bray Avenue in Middletown. The officers placed Guido under arrest.

While conducting the investigation, the second subject, identified as Lynn Moretti, age 39, from Ocean Avenue in Middletown, NJ, began to yell obscenities at the officers. After she refused to calm down the officers placed her under arrest for Disorderly Conduct. Both subjects were transported to police headquarters for processing.

Moretti was released pending a court date and Guido was held on $67,673.01 bail.

On August 6, 2011 at approximately 8:50 pm Patrolman Ian May responded to the Foodtown Store in reference to a report of a shoplifter. Upon arrival Officer May was advised by the store manager that he had observed the suspect, identified as James Quirk, age 53, from Pineview Avenue in Keansburg, NJ, place a bottle of Vodka and a can of beer inside a backpack and walk out of the store. The manager stopped Quirk and detained him until the police arrived.

Patrolman May arrested Quirk for Shoplifting and transported him to police headquarters for processing. While at headquarters Officer May located an outstanding Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Atlantic Highlands Municipal Court for Quirk’s arrest. He was processed and released after posting $250.00 bail.

On August 6, 2011 at approximately 7:35 am Patrolman Christian Clark was on patrol in the area of Highway 35 near Navesink River Road when he observed a vehicle make an illegal turn through the barrier. Officer Clark stopped the vehicle and approached the driver, identified as Christopher Hordeman, age 24, from Manfre Court in Freehold, NJ, at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.

Officer Clark conducted an investigation which resulted in Hordeman being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 6, 2011 at approximately 11:00 pm Patrolman Felipe Benedit responded to the area of McClees Road in reference to a report of a motor vehicle accident involving a car that crashed into a utility police. Upon arrival Officer Benedit located the driver, identified as Candace Ronan, age 22, from Willis Place in Red Bank, NJ, at which point he suspected she may have been operating her vehicle under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

The officer continued his investigation which resulted in Ronan being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. She was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 5, 2011 at approximately 9:10 pm Patrolman Christian Clark was on patrol in the area of Highway 36 in the Navesink section of Middletown when he observed a vehicle pull out of the A&P Shopping Center and begin travelling westbound in the eastbound lanes of traffic. The officer observed the vehicle almost strike another car head on.

Officer Clark was able to stop the vehicle near Valley Drive and approached the driver, identified as Eileen Gaestel, age 56, from East Avenue in Atlantic Highlands, NJ, at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from her breath.

Officer Clark continued his investigation which resulted in Gaestel being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated. She was transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 5, 2011 at approximately 1:45 am Patrolman Thomas Meckier responded to a motor vehicle accident on Murphy Road. Upon arrival the officer located a vehicle lying on its side. The officer located the driver, identified as Robert Brandow, age 20, from Kenneth Terrace East in Middletown, NJ, inside the vehicle at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.

Officer Meckier conducted an investigation which resulted in Brandow being arrested Driving While Intoxicated, Reckless Driving and Possession of Alcohol Underage. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 5, 2011 at approximately 12:30 am Patrolman Raymond Sofield conducted a motor vehicle stop on Delaware Avenue during which he arrested Joseph Defiglia, age 33, from Delaware Avenue in Middletown, NJ, on a warrant for Robbery which was issued after an incident that occurred at the Sears Store located on Highway 35 on July 29, 2011.

Police say Defiglia had entered the Sears store, loaded a shopping cart full of merchandize and then attempted to leave the store without paying. Store security tried to stop Defiglia at which point he pushed the shopping cart into the security officer causing a minor injury to his ribs and then fled the area.

Defiglia was charged with Robbery and Shoplifting. He was held pending bail.

On August 5, 2011 at approximately 9:50 am Patrolman Jason Caruso and Patrolman Donald Coates of the Quality of Life Unit and Detective Lieutenant Stephen Dollinger conducted an investigation into the alleged sale of narcotics from a residence on Birchwood Lane.

The investigation resulted in the arrest of Jesse Ballard, age 20, from Birchwood Lane in Middletown, NJ, for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana after police conducted a consent to search in his room at the residence.

Ballard was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 4, 2011 at approximately 8:20 pm Police Officer Lisa Vreeland responded to the Stafford Tire Store located on Highway 35 in reference to a report of trespassers. Upon arrival the officer located two juveniles sitting in a boat located on the property.

Officer Vreeland conducted an investigation which resulted in the arrests of two 16 year old male juveniles, both from Middletown, for Defiant Trespass. Both subjects were transported to police headquarters for processing and were released to their guardians pending a court date.

On August 4, 2011 at approximately 7:00 pm Patrolman Jason Caruso and Patrolman Donald Coates of the Quality of Life Unit were on patrol in the area of McMahon Park when they observed a vehicle parked near the hockey rink. The officers approached the vehicle at which point they observed one of the occupants, identified as Tara Maier, age 18, from Washington Avenue in Keansburg, NJ, attempt to place a Marijuana grinder, a device used to process Marijuana for smoking, inside the waistband of her pants. The officers also observed Marijuana in a door compartment in plain view.

The officers continued their investigation which resulted in the arrests of Maier and Nicole-Lynn Souza, age 28, from Pineview Avenue in Keansburg, NJ, for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both subjects were transported to police headquarters where they were processed and released pending a court date.

On August 4, 2011 at approximately 9:30 pm Patrolman Donald Coates and Patrolman Jason Caruso of the Quality of Life Unit were on patrol in the area of Church Street in Belford when they observed an occupant of a vehicle throw a cigarette out the window. The officers conducted a motor vehicle stop and approached the vehicle at which point they detected an odor of burnt Marijuana coming from inside the car.

The officers conducted an investigation which resulted in the driver, identified as Justin Damico, age 19, from Evergreen Street in Spotswood, NJ, being arrested for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was transported to police headquarters for processing and was issued an additonal summons for littering. He was released pending a court date.

On August 4, 2011 at approximately 3:10 am Patrolman Robert Shannon responded to the area of West Front Street in reference to a report of a motor vehicle accident during which a vehicle rolled over and struck a utility pole. Upon arrival the officer located the driver, identified as James Steele, age 26, from Walling Avenue in Belford, NJ, sitting on the ground. The officer approached Steele at which point he detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.

The officer conducted an investigation which resulted in Steele being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 4, 2011 at approximately 2:10 am Patrolman Richard Fulham was on patrol in the area of Highway 36 when he observed a vehicle weaving in its lane and failing to signal a turn. The officer conducted a motor vehicle stop and approached the driver, identified as Samson Hearn, age 29, from Maple Avenue in Fair Haven, NJ, at which point he detected a strong odor of an alcoholic beverage coming from his breath.

The officer conducted an investigation which resulted in Hearn being arrested for Driving While Intoxicated and Reckless Driving. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 3, 2011 at approximately 7:05 pm Patrolman Michael Pintilie and Patrolman Anthony Dellatacoma responded to a report of a shoplifting at the Staples Store located on Highway 35. While in route to the store a description of the vehicle used in the shoplifting was given out to responding officers. Officer Dellatacoma spotted the vehicle on Palmer Avenue and conducted a motor vehicle stop.

The officers conducted an investigation which resulted in the driver of the car, identified as Tracy Kiernan, age 31, from Avenue A in Keansburg, NJ, being arrested for Shoplifting. The officers continued their investigation and discovered the vehicle contained merchandise that was also stolen from a store in Holmdel and Suboxene Pills which the suspect did not have a prescription for.

Kiernan was transported to police headquarters where she was charged with Shoplifting and Unlawful Possession of a Prescription Legend Drug. She was held on $1,500.00 bail with no 10% option set by Judge Richard Thompson.

On August 3, 2011 at approximately 4:35 PM Patrolman Donald Coates and Patrolman Jason Caruso of the Quality of Life Unit were on patrol in the area of the McMahon Park Hockey Ring when they observed a subject sitting in one of the dug-outs.

The officers approached the subject, identified as a 17 year old male juvenile from Morningside Avenue in Keansburg, NJ, and observed Marijuana on his lap. The officers arrested the juvenile and transported him to police headquarters where he was charged with Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. He was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 3, 2011 at approximately 4:50 am Patrolman James Beirne and Patrolman Richard Fulham were on patrol in the area of the 7-11 store located on Highway 35 when he stopped a vehicle for having a rear light out. The officers approached the vehicle at which point they observed a clear plastic baggie containing Marijuana on the rear floor in plain view.

The officers conducted an investigation which resulted in Armand Lecomte, age 24, from Wickersham Lane in Austin, Texas, being arrested for Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana. He was processed and released pending a court date.

On August 2, 2011 at approximately 1:45 pm Patrolman Keith Hirschbein was on patrol in the area of the Henry Hudson Trail when he observed a group of juveniles sitting on a bench. The officer walked towards the group at which point he observed one of the juveniles, identified as a 17 year old male from Hudson Avenue in Middletown, NJ, attempt to hide a bottle of Vodka and a clear plastic baggie containing Marijuana under a table.

Officer Hirscbein retrieved the bag and conducted an investigation which resulted in the juvenile being arrested Possession of under 50 Grams of Marijuana and Underage Possession of Alcohol. He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released to his mother pending a court date.

On August 2, 2011 at approximately 3:50 am Patrolman John Soltysik and Patrolman David Crenshaw responded to the area of Seabreeze Avenue in reference to a report of a disturbance. Upon arrival the officers were conducting an investigation when one of the suspects, identified as Luis Ramirez, age 44, from Seabreeze Avenue in Middletown, NJ, began to yell and scream. The officers issued numerous warnings to Ramirez to calm down.

The officers continued their investigation and determined there were numerous outstanding Contempt of Court warrants from various municipal courts for Ramirez’s arrest. The officers attempted to place him under arrest at which point he began to fight with the officers and spit on them. The officers were able to take him into custody after a brief struggle.

Ramirez was transported to police headquarters where he was charged with Aggravated Assault on Police Officers, Disorderly Conduct, Resisting Arrest, Obstructing the Administration of Law, Throwing Bodily Fluids at a Law Enforcement Officer, Terroristic Threats and Contempt of Court. He was being held on $25,000.00 with no 10% option.

The Middletown Police Department reports the arrests of the following subjects for various offenses:

Roberto Ramirez, age 27, arrested on August 3, 2011 by Patrolman Darrin Simon on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $300.00 bail.

Lindsey Nadolny, age 22, from Main Street in Belford, NJ, arrested on August 2, 2011 by Patrolman Thomas Russo on a Contempt of Court warrant. She was released after posting $89.00 bail.

Rashon Martin, age 22, from Brainard Avenue in Port Monmouth, NJ, arrested on August 2, 2011 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $689.00 bail.

On August 2, 2011 Patrolman Brian Dilworth arrested a 16 year old from Valley Drive in Navesink, NJ, for Simple Assault and Resisting Arrest. She was released pending a court date.

Vincent Marchese, age 26, from Ocean Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 3, 2011 by Patrolman Frank Mazza for Simple Assault. He was released pending a court date.

On August 3, 2011 Patrolman Joseph Alhemeyer arrested a 17 year old female from Michael Drive in Middletown for Simple Assault. She was released pending a court date.

On August 3, 2011 Patrolman Frank Mazza arrested a 16 year old female from Locust Terrace in Middletown for Obstructing the Administration of Law and Disorderly Conduct.

Lynn Moretti, age 39, from Ocean Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 3, 2011 by Patrolman Stephen Keller for Simple Assault. She was released pending a court date.

Timothy Perkins, age 52, from Bay Avenue in Leonardo, NJ, arrested on August 4, 2011 by Patrolman Carl Roth on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was held on $1,000.00 bail.

Wallace Baynes, age 59, from Prospect Avenue in Navesink, NJ, arrested on August 4, 2011 by Patrolman Charles Higgins on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was held on $1,000.00 bail.

Elliot Gonzalez, age 31, from Millstone Road in Somerset, NJ, arrested on August 4, 2011 by Patrolman Frank Mazza on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the New Brunswick Municipal Court. He was released after posting $500.00 bail.

Joseph Yannibelli, age 34, from Day Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 7, 2011 by Patrolman James Beirne on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Little Egg Harbor Municipal Court. He was held on $500.00 bail.

David Isaksen, age 35, from Leonard Avenue in Leonardo, NJ, arrested on August 7, 2011 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein on a Contempt of Court warrant out of Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $1062.00 bail.

Wayne Carhart, age 32, from Harmony Road in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 6, 2011 by Sgt. William Colangelo on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released after posting $1,000.00 bail.

Andrea Guttadauro, age 25, from Tatum Drive in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 5, 2011 by Patrolman John Soltysik on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was released after posting $250.00 bail.

Nicholas Sipsis, age 20, from Campbell Avenue in Port Monmouth, NJ, arrested by Patrolman Donald Coates and Patrolman Jason Caruso of the Quality of Life Unit on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was held on $750.00 bail

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Roberto Ramirez, age 41, from Seabreeze Avenue in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 5, 2011 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Newark Municipal Court. He was released on his own recognizance pending a court date.

Joseph Hughes, age 19, from Oak Street in Keansburg, NJ, arrested on August 5, 2011 by Patrolman Keith Hirschbein on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. He was released on his own recognizance pending a court date.

Dana Glisson, age 30, from 11th Avenue in Neptune, NJ, arrested on August 5, 2011 by Patrolman Kevin Gardiner on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was released after posting $1,000.00 bail.

John Moran, age 42, from Clubhouse Drive in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 8, 2011 by Patrolman Michael Reuter for Simple Assault, Unlawful Possession of a Handgun and Unlawful Possession of Armor Piercing Bullets. He was held on $29,500.00 bail with no 10% option set by Judge Richard Thompson.

Cliff Desiderio, age 36, from Clubhouse Drive in Middletown, NJ, arrested on August 7, 2011 by Patrolman John Mele on two Contempt of Court warrants issued by the Keansburg Municipal Court. He was released after posting $235.00 bail.

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>Crime Scene Middletown: MIDDLETOWN POLICE REPORT RECENT ACTIVITY

>PREPARED BY DETECTIVE LIEUTENANT STEPHEN DOLLINGER

On April 11, 2011 at approximately 9:45 pm police responded to Harmony Road in reference to a report of damage that was done to a residence. Upon arrival police spoke with the victim who reported that his son had a dispute with another juvenile that ended when a seventeen year old subject picked up a baseball and threw it through the front window of the residence causing it to break.

Patrolman John Mele conducted an investigation which resulted in the seventeen year old Middletown juvenile being arrested. The juvenile was transported to police headquarters where he was charged with Criminal Mischief. He was processed and released to his parents pending a court appearance.

On April 11, 2011 at approximately 11:05 pm Patrolman Donald Coates was on patrol in the area of Highway 35 and Kings Highway when he arrested Andrew Murphy, age 22, from Doranne Lane in Middletown for Driving While Intoxicated, following a motor vehicle stop. Murphy was charged with Reckless Driving, Operating an unregistered vehicle, Driving without tail lights, Driving while suspended, and Operating a vehicle with fictitious license plates, and was processed and released pending a court appearance.

The Middletown Police Department reports arresting the following subjects on warrants:

Christele Beam, age 18, from Kenneth Terrace East in Middletown, arrested by Patrolman Stephen Greenwood on a warrant issued by the Mount Olive Municipal Court. She was processed and released after posting $175.00 bail.

Heather Moyer, from Center Avenue in Keansburg, arrested by Patrolman Joseph Ahlemeyer, on a Contempt of Court Warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was released after posting $250.00 bail.

Kathleen Bosko, age 24, from Oregon Avenue in Hazlet, NJ arrested by Patrolman Anthony Dellatacoma on a Contempt of Court warrant issued by the Middletown Municipal Court. She was processed and released after posting bail.

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