Police Activity Report (March 19 – 24, 2014)
By Saul Qersdyn
Published: March 24, 2014 @ 5:21 PM EDT
March 19, 2014
Patrolman Gregory Polakoski conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 2008 Honda in the main parking lot of Woodside Gardens Apartment Complex after receiving a call of a suspicious vehicle occupied in the parking lot. The driver, Manuel Paulino, age 22, from Roselle Park was found to be in possession of (under 50 grams) of a suspected controlled dangerous substance (marijuana), and drug paraphernalia. Paulino was arrested and issued summonses. He was released on his own recognizance with a court date.
March 20, 2014
At 10:50 a.m., Patrolman Gregory Polakoski conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 1997 white Pontiac at the intersection of Walnut Street at East First Avenue in Roselle for fictitious tags. The driver, Cedric Edwards, age 28 from Roselle stated that he placed fictitious tags on the vehicle belonging to a red Ford Taurus so he can run errands around town. It was discovered that Edwards’ driving privileges were suspended and he had an active warrant for his arrest out of Eastampton Municipal Court for $2,500. He was placed under arrest and issued motor vehicle summonses. Eastampton Police Department was contacted and they released Edwards on his own recognizance with a court date.
At 11:50 a.m., Patrolman William Hannon conducted a motor vehicle stop on a 1996 Toyota on the 600 block of Locust Street for an equipment violation. The driver, Kyle Andrews, age 29, from Hillside was arrested on a $90 warrant out of Union Municipal Court. He was released on bail with a court date.