South Orange Crime Blotter
11/9/2014 to 11/23/2014
Andre Greene, a 45 year old East Orange resident was arrested on 11-19-14 at approximately 4:30pm after he was found to be removing items without paying for same at the Pathmark supermarket. The subject was arrested at the scene, transported to police headquarters and processed accordingly.
A Thornden St. resident stated that sometime between 2:00am and 8:00am on 11-18-14 an unknown actor(s) had smashed the driver's side window and removed the left rear tail light to her vehicle (2014 Nissan) which was parked in the driveway.
Theft of bicycle
A Maplewood resident stated that on 11-18-14 at approximately 8:00am he had locked his bicycle up an the main train station bike rack located on Sloan St. and when he returned to it at 7:00pm he discovered it had been stolen. The bicycle was a red mountain style bike.
A 27 year old victim stated that on 11-17-14 at approximately 10:00pm she was walking to a restaurant on First St. when an actor attempted to rob her at gun point. The victim stated that the actor appeared in the area of the parking lot and pointed a small black hand gun at her and demanded money. When the victim stated that she had none and presented her wallet as proof the actor then fled the scene on foot with no proceeds. The actor is described as being a dark skinned black male, approximately 5'9" in height, clean shaven and was observed to be wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, a black doo-rag type of head covering and black pants. Officers responded to the scene and canvassed the area with negative results. The victim had notified Police Headquarters of the incident approximately 45 minutes after it occurred and after she had completed dinning in the restaurant.
***Again individuals are repeatedly encouraged to CONTACT the POLICE IMMEDIATELY upon observing any criminal activity or any suspected criminal activity***
Theft of vehicle
A victim stated that on 11-17-14 at approximately 2:00pm he had left his vehicle (2004 Lexus) running on South Orange Ave. adjacent to the Newark city line when an unknown actor(s) removed same. The vehicle was recovered approximately eight hours later in the city of Newark.
Theft of cell phone
A juvenile that attends the Middle school stated that on 11-14-14 at approximately 2:00pm an unknown actor(s) had removed her cell phone while she was in band class.
On 11-14-14 a Seton Hall University student stated that he was struck in his face by another male student known him. The matter was referred to court.
Kali Williams, a 31 year old South Orange resident was arrested on 11-15-14 at approximately 2:40am after officers determined that he has left the scene of an auto accident on Highland Rd. During the investigation it was also discovered that the subject had an outstanding warrant issued for his arrest out of Montclair. The subject was arrested at his residence, transported to police headquarters and processed accordingly.
Quameer Perkins, a 19 year old Newark resident was arrested on 11-13-14 after Detectives determined that he was one of the actors responsible for committing an armed robbery on Holland Rd. back on 9-20-14. The subject was arrested at his residence, transported to police headquarters and processed accordingly.
A Montrose Ave. resident stated that sometime between 11-09-14 and 11-12-14 an unknown actor(s) entered his dwelling which is currently for sale and removed several pieces of luggage that were stored in the basement. The Detective Bureau is investigating the incident.
Davon McGeachy, a 20 year old Jersey City resident was arrested on 11-11-14 after Detectives determined that he was one of the actors involved in an armed robbery on Holland Rd. back on 9-20-14 in which the victim was robbed on his I-phone after posting on Craig's List to sell same. The subject was processed accordingly and remanded to the Essex County Jail in Newark.
A victim stated that he had parked his vehicle (2004 Jeep) on 11-8-14 at approximately 5:00pm in the mountain station parking lot and when he returned to it at 10:00am on 11-9-14 he discovered that some unknown actor(s) had damaged his driver's side door lock and window. No items were removed from the vehicle.
Felix Pilet, a 56 year old Orange resident was arrested on 11-7-14 at approximately midnight after he was stopped for committing a motor vehicle violation on Wilden Pl. During said stop it was discovered that the subject had an outstanding warrant issued for his arrest out of East Orange. The subject was arrested at the scene and processed accordingly.
A Madison resident was assaulted in the area of Sloan St. after encountering a small group of juveniles described as being black males. Witnesses stated that the both parties had been exchanging words prior to the incident. The matter is under investigation at this time.