Montclair police blotter: Sept. 2, 2020
Montclair police blotter: Sept. 2, 2020
Tuesday, Aug. 25—A 17-year-old juvenile from Montclair was arrested and charged with receiving stolen property, obstruction by flight, and possession of marijuana after working from officers who have been investigating an earlier reported theft.
Tuesday, Aug. 25—A 40-year-old Newark resident was arrested within the space of Bloomfield and Glenridge avenues and charged with two counts of housebreaking and prison mischief, stemming from an earlier reported housebreaking to motor automobiles at St. Luke’s Church on South Fullerton Avenue.
Sunday, Aug. 30—A 39-year-old Bloomfield resident was charged with driving whereas intoxicated following a motorcar cease on Bloomfield Avenue.
Sunday, Aug. 30—A 31-year-old Newark resident was charged with driving whereas intoxicated following a motorcar cease on Bloomfield Avenue.
Tuesday, Aug. 25—A sufferer reported that whereas strolling within the space of Bloomfield Avenue and Pine Avenue, an individual approached her from behind and grabbed her purse. The sufferer struggled with the thief, who knocked her to the bottom. The sufferer started to scream, which brought on the thief to flee south in direction of Glenfield Park.
Friday, Aug. 28—At roughly 11:59 p.m., police responded to the world of seven St. Luke’s Place on a report of a car hearth. Upon arrival, they discovered a 2010 Toyota Corolla totally engulfed in flames, and a 2014 Vary Rover that had hearth injury. That is an lively investigation between the Montclair police and hearth departments.
Monday, Aug. 31—A property proprietor reported that somebody entered a vacant residence at present beneath renovation on Franklin Place. Roughly $10,000 value of copper piping was faraway from the basement. An air conditioner, three saws and a ladder have been additionally taken.
Wednesday, Aug. 26—Police responded to the Dunkin Donuts on Bloomfield Avenue on a report of a bodily altercation. The supervisor reported that six to seven feminine juveniles entered the shop and requested free donuts. The supervisor reported that the women weren’t carrying masks, and have become unruly. When requested to go away, the group turned abusive. One feminine assaulted the supervisor, whereas one other tried to get behind the counter. Two clients noticed the altercation and tried to intervene. The females reportedly attacked the shoppers earlier than fleeing towards Church Avenue. No accidents have been reported.
Friday, Aug. 28—Police responded to Antika Grill on Bloomfield Avenue. A bodily altercation started between two teams seated at tables. Property injury was performed to a number of plates and glasses. Two patrons sustained lacerations to their ft and minor scratches because of the damaged glass.
Thursday, Aug. 27—A Franklin Avenue resident reported that an electrical bicycle was stolen from his rear yard someday throughout the afternoon. The bicycle was reportedly locked on the time of the theft. The responding officer positioned the bike deserted on Fremont Avenue in West Orange and returned it to the sufferer.
Saturday, Aug. 29— A car proprietor reported that his 2009 Toyota Camry was stolen from the rear car parking zone on Gates Avenue throughout the in a single day hours.
Saturday, Aug. 29—A Nishuane Street resident reported that an individual entered two of his automobiles that have been parked in his driveway in a single day. Roughly $15 in change was stolen from one of many automobiles.
Sunday, Aug. 30—A 2008 Acura TL was stolen from the driveway at an Orange Street residence in a single day.
Sunday, Aug. 30—A Harrison Avenue resident reported that an Amazon bundle that had been delivered to his house was stolen. Surveillance video confirmed a person strolling up the driveway and taking the bundle, after which exiting, probably heading north on Harrison Avenue.
Friday, Aug. 28—A Bloomfield Avenue resident reported that whereas he was sitting in his eating room, he noticed an unknown individual stroll into his condo. Upon seeing the resident, the suspect fled.
Sunday, Aug. 30—A Pennsylvania resident contacted the Montclair Police Division to report an unknown individual making an attempt to open the door to his mom’s Montclair residence on his surveillance digital camera. Entry was not gained to the residence.
Monday, Aug. 31—The safety guard at Pineridge of Montclair reported observing 5 to 6 males making an attempt to open a number of automobiles parked within the car parking zone. When confronted, the males fled.
The police blotter is offered to Montclair Native on the discretion of the Montclair Police Division and will not replicate the whole scope of police exercise. Any incidents described are allegations, and any individuals talked about within the blotter are presumed harmless till confirmed responsible. The MPD encourages anybody who needs to report prison or suspicious exercise, or who has info pertaining to an ongoing investigation, to name 973-744-1234. In an emergency, residents are urged to name 911.