Friday, April 5, 2013
East Windsor police are still investigating this incident.
A woman's car was vandalized while parked in the lot of T.G.I. Friday's on Route 130 in East Windsor, according to police. At some point between 3:45 p.m. on Saturday, March 30 and 1:19 a.m. on March 31 the car was defaced. Paint was poured over the vehicle, the tires were punctured, and the trunk was dented with a blunt object. The damage made to the car was estimated to cost $600, police said. The incident still remains under investigation. Anyone with information on the event is urged to contact the East Windsor Police Department at 609-448-5678.
Thursday, April 4, 2013
East Windsor police arrested several people for being in possession of drugs in the Township.
The East Windsor Police Department has reported a variety of drug arrests within the Township. ------------------------------- Two adults and one juvenile were arrested and each charged with possession of marijuana under 50 grams on Wednesday, March 20. Detective Ryan Mattek saw a 1997 Pontiac traveling at a high speed on Madison Drive, continuing onto Twin Rivers Drive North, turn into the parking lot of Drew School and park on the basketball court, police said. After approaching the car, Mattek said he found a bag of marijuana inside of the vehicle and there was also some loose marijuana on the floor. ------------------------------- East Windsor resident David Loaiza, 25, was arrested and charged with possession of a prescription …
Monday, March 25, 2013
East Windsor police said the vehicle being driven by Marvin E. Stoby was stopped because its registration had expired.
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Monday, March 25
The following report is based on information released by East Windsor Township police. An arrest does not indicate a conviction. Anyone with information about any of these crimes is asked to call police at (609) 448-5678. * * * Drug Offense Marvin E. Stoby, 29, of Bensalem, Pa., was arrested about 9:35 p.m. on March 16 and charged with possession of marijuana under 50 grams and possession of a controlled dangerous substance in a motor vehicle after the automobile he was driving was stopped in the area of Route 130 and Westfield Drive, police said. Police said the traffic stop was initiated because the vehicle’s registration had expired. “While speaking with driver [Stoby], the officer smelled marijuana coming from within the vehicle. …
Friday, March 22, 2013
William Warner was arrested for allegedly pointing a handgun at another man.
East Windsor man William Warner, 54, was arrested on Monday, March 18 for allegedly pointing a gun at another person. Warner was speaking to an individual about a noise complaint on Abbington Drive, where Warner resides, when he reportedly pointed a handgun at him, according to East Windsor police. The victim left the area without being harmed and contacted police. A preceding investigation resulted in Warner’s arrest. He was charged with unlawful possession of a weapon, possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes, aggravated assault and terroristic threats. Warner posted bail, which was set at $15,000, and he was released pending court.
Thursday, March 21, 2013
The fire caused significant damage to the Twin Rivers home.
A Twin Rivers home was lost to a fire during the early morning hours of Thursday, March 21, East Windsor Police have reported. While the fire was ultimately extinguished, the home was declared uninhabitable and a firefighter was injured. Police responded to the Madison Drive home where flames were visible from the second floor rear of the townhouse; this area of the home received the most significant damage. One person was in the home at the time of the fire and the resident exited safely after awaking to the smell of smoke, police said. While the flames were being extinguished, a Robbinsville firefighter struck by a firehose which caused a laceration to his head. The firefighter was transported to Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center in …
A juvenile reportedly suffered an injury during a fight with Shamar Roberts, police said.
East Windsor resident Shamar Roberts, 20, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and criminal mischief for allegedly being involved in a fight on Jamestown Road, East Windsor police said. Police were called to the area of the reported fight at around 2:45 p.m. on Sunday, March 17 where they learned that there was an altercation between an adult and a juvenile. According to East Windsor police, the juvenile victim sustained a laceration to the mouth area during the fight and he was transported to the hospital for medical treatment. Roberts was arrested, charged, and committed to Mercer County Corrections Center in default of $10,000 bail.
Monday, March 18, 2013
East Windsor police have announced that the driver of the car that overturned on Thursday has died in the hospital.
A Monroe man who struck a utility pole on Route 130 in East Windsor on Thursday has been pronounced dead, according to police. Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center staff announced that Anthony Saer, 72, died at approximately 12:07 p.m. on Sunday, March 17. Saer experienced a medical event preceding the accident which caused his car to leave the road, hit a utility pole, and overturn. His death was a result of the medical event and complications from injuries that were sustained in the accident, according to police. Police shut down Route 130 immediately following the accident and rescue teams rushed to extract the victims. Another passenger was in the vehicle with Saer at the time of the accident, but sustained non-life threatening injuries.
Police said the “hand-to-hand drug transaction” took place at the WaWa on Hickory Corner Road.
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Monday, March 18
The following report is based on information released by East Windsor Township police. An arrest does not indicate a conviction. Anyone with information about any of these crimes is asked to call police at (609) 448-5678. * * * Drug Offense Two people were arrested and charged with drug offenses after an East Windsor police officer allegedly witnessed what police described as a “hand-to-hand drug transaction” at the WaWa convenience store on Hickory Corner Road about 2:10 p.m. on March 12. Detective James Vandegrift took Robert Mastellone and Seena Alipour into custody after he saw Mastellone give Alipour three oxycodone pills in exchange for a quantity of cash, police allege. Mastellone, 20, of Bristol Way in East Windsor, was charged…
Friday, March 15, 2013
East Windsor rescue workers helped extract and treat two people who were involved in a one-car motor vehicle collision which resulted in non-life threatening injuries.
Two people became entrapped in their car after it left the roadway, hit a utility pole, and flipped over on Route 130 North near Old Cranbury Road Thursday night. East Windsor police arrived at the scene of the accident around 10:14 p.m. to find a 2011 red Kia resting on its roof. Anthony Saer, 72, of Monroe, was driving the vehicle at the time of the accident. East Windsor Police, Cranbury Police, East Windsor Volunteer Fire Company #1 and #2, and East Windsor Volunteer Rescue Squad #1 and #2 were dispatched to the scene to help extract the two victims from the vehicle. Capital Health Systems Paramedics helped treat Saer and the passenger; they were transported to a local hospital for treatment of their non-life threatening injuries, East…
East Windsor Township police said Robert Connaghan, 56, of Marlboro struck a “protective barrier”at the McDonald’s.
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Friday, March 15
A Monmouth County man was arrested on suspicion of drunk driving after he crashed his vehicle while navigating the drive-thru lane of the McDonald’s restaurant on Route 130 earlier this month, East Windsor police reported. Police said Robert Connaghan, 56, of Marlboro struck a “protective barrier” in the McDonald’s drive-thru lane about 2:45 p.m. on March 5. While the accident itself was minor in nature, Officer David Oleksy – who responded to the crash – smelled an odor of alcohol on Connaghan’s person, according to police. Connaghan was taken into custody after he performed poorly on field sobriety tests and was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving and careless driving, police said.