Police Activity Report (July 11 – July 15)
By Saul Qersdyn
Published: July 16, 2013
July 11, 2013
Scott D. Gaslow, 34 of Mahwah, was arrested during a traffic stop on Locust Street by Patrolman Brian Swick. Gaslow was found in possession of a bag of suspected marijuana and smoking pipe commonly used to smoke marijuana. He was charged with Possession of CDS and possession of drug paraphernalia.
July 12, 2013
Octavio Ferreiro, 33 of Roselle Park, was arrested on a ‘no bail’ Union County warrant by Patrolman Swick after Roselle Park police responded to a medical aid call at his residence on East Westfield Avenue. Police were initially summoned for a report that a 25-year-old female having chest pains. The patient was treated and transported to a local hospital by RP EMS. Ferreiro raised the suspicions of the responding officers with his erratic behavior. He was released into the custody of the Union County Sheriff.
Salahadin I. Fisher (aka Sal Fisher), 27 of Linden, was arrested at the McDonald’s after he was reported to be loitering in the restaurant. Roselle Park Police were called to check on a male sitting inside the restaurant. According to management, Fisher was seated in the restaurant’s dining area for a long while without having made a purchase. A warrant check revealed a ‘no bail’ Union County warrant. Fisher was arrested and released into the custody of the Union County Sheriff.
July 13, 2013
Anthony Luna, 23 of Elizabeth, was arrested during a traffic stop by Patrolman MacDonald on Galloping Hill Road. Luna was charged with DWI (Driving While Intoxicated) and several traffic offenses. He was also found to have an active warrant in amount of $250 from the Elizabeth Municipal Court.
Rafael J. Mesa, 42 of Elizabeth, was arrested at RPPD headquarters by Patrolman Harold Breuninger. Mesa was charged with criminal sexual contact after a week long investigation by Detective Robert Harms. Mesa is accused of inappropriately touching a female acquaintance on Saturday July 6, 2013 at a house party on West Lincoln Avenue. He was unable to post $10,000 bail and was transported to the Union County Jail.
July 14, 2013
Dante R. Ashford, 29 of Phillipsburg, was arrested during a traffic stop on Grove Street by Patrolman Brian Macdonald. Ashford was found in possession of marijuana.
July 15, 2013
Warren Fils-Aime, 28 of Linden, was arrested by Patrolman Dean Khallaf during a traffic stop in front of police headquarters. Fils-Aime was found to have a warrant in amount of $350 from Linden Municipal Court.