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Recent Crime News
Sunday May 22 | via New Jersey Herald
A man was seriously injured when he was stabbed, and a borough woman was arrested and charged with stabbing him, police said. The Franklin Borough Police Department responded to reports of a stabbing on Mabie Street on Friday. Comment?
Thursday May 19 | via New Jersey Herald
A Mars Chocolate North America employee was arrested on charges that he stole 60 iPads and two iPod touch MP3 players from the M&M manufacturer before selling them in town, police said. On March 31, Hackettstown police began investigating a suspicious transaction of 13 iPads that were sold at The Gold Mine on Main Street in Hackettsown, police said. Comment?
Wednesday May 18 | via New Jersey Herald
Herman K. Flood, 25, was charged with fourth-degree unlawful taking of means of conveyance, fourth-degree obstruction of government justice, disorderly persons resisting arrest, operating a motor vehicle under the influence, operating a motor vehicle under the influence with a minor as a passenger and operating a motor vehicle while driver's license is suspended. At 6:32 p.m. Monday, May 16, Newton police received a report from a Mill Street resident that her 2006 Volkswagen Jetta had been taken by a male relative without her consent and that she believed he was operating the vehicle while he was intoxicated and with his infant son in the car, police said. Comment?
Tuesday May 10 | via New Jersey Herald
At 3:10 a.m. Friday, May 6, a Sparta police officer patrolling Route 15 stopped a 2015 Chevrolet he observed travelling at a high rate of speed, police said. While speaking with the driver -- identified as Nascimento -- the officer determined she was possibly operating her vehicle under the influence of alcohol and conducted a series of field sobriety tests, which Nascimento failed, police said. Comment?
Tuesday May 3 | via The Jersey Journal
FAIRFIELD - Authorities allege that a 21-year-old woman was high Tuesday morning and rammed into a police car multiple times trying to flee from arrest in Essex County. The incident began shortly after 9 a.m. when police responded to a report of a woman using drugs in the parking lot of the Quick Chek on Passaic Avenue in Fairfield, according to Fairfield Chief Anthony Manna. Comment?
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