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News Release – April 10, 2018

April 10, 2018 – Window Tint leads to Multiple Drug Charges for a Little Egg Female and Toms River Man

  

The Lakehurst Police Department charged Merissa A. Hoover, 37, Little Egg Harbor and Timothy A. Pearson, 39, Toms River after a motor vehicle stop by Officer Jason Guide for tinted windows.

 

On April 10, 2018 at approximately 5:51 PM, Officer Guide observed a 2012 Chevrolet with Tinted Windows traveling in the area of Route 70 and Elm Street. Officer Guide initiated a motor vehicle stop with the vehicle and occupants. An on scene investigation led to a search of the vehicle and occupants. A subsequent search of the vehicle turned up 11 Hypodermic Needles, 1 sublingual strip of Suboxone and a crack pipe. A search of the driver, Merissa Hoover, turned up 6 wax folds of Heroin, 9 empty wax folds of Heroin and 4 more Hypodermic Needles. A subsequent search of the passenger, Timothy A. Pearson, turned up 1 wax fold of Heroin. Furthermore, both parties were exhibiting signs of being under the influence of CDS. Ms. Hoover and Mr. Pearson were both placed under arrest by Officer Guide. Both parties were transported to Lakehurst Police Headquarters for processing.

 

Ms. Hoover was charged with Possession of CDS, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of Hypodermic Needles and Being Under the Influence of CDS. Ms. Hoover was also issued two motor vehicle summonses for Tinted Windows and Possession of CDS in a Motor Vehicle. Mr. Pearson was charged with Possession of CDS, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Being Under the Influence of CDS. Mr. Pearson was also issued a motor vehicle summons for Failure to Wear a Seatbelt. Ms. Hoover and Mr. Pearson were processed and released on summonses pending a mandatory court appearance with Ocean County Superior Court.

 

PO. Robert Schroeck
Public Information Officer

 

The public and media are reminded that all criminal charges are merely accusations and all subjects are innocent until proven guilty.

 

The public is reminded that they may report suspicious activity and remain anonymous or use our tip link on our website. www.lakehurstpolice.org


News Release – April 3, 2018

April 3, 2018 – Month Long Investigation Leads to Search Warrant and Drug Distribution Charges for Lakehurst Man

The Lakehurst Police Department charged Michael S. Ford, 47, Lakehurst after a Search Warrant was executed on his hotel room at the Travel Inn and Suites located at 850 Route 70 in Lakehurst.

 

A month long drug distribution investigation ended on Tuesday April 3, 2018 at approximately 8:53 PM.  The Lakehurst Police Department, assisted by Ocean County Sheriff’s Department K-9 Corporal Theodore Wielichoski and his partner K-9 Sheba, executed a search warrant on a room at the Travel Inn and Suites that was occupied by Michael Ford. Michael Ford was detained on scene and a subsequent search of the room turned up 45 wax folds of Heroin, 79 individually packaged vials of Cocaine, a plastic bottle containing an unknown amount of PCP and multiple Hypodermic Needles. Michael Ford was placed under arrest by Officer Jason Guide and transported to Lakehurst Police Headquarters for processing.

 

Michael Ford was charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Heroin, Possession with Intent to Distribute Cocaine, Possession of Heroin, Possession of Cocaine, Possession of PCP and Possession of a Hypodermic Needle. Mr. Ford was issued a warrant for the charges and transported to Ocean County Jail where he was lodged, pending a mandatory court appearance with Ocean County Superior Court.

 

PO. Robert Schroeck
Public Information Officer

 

The public and media are reminded that all criminal charges are merely accusations and all subjects are innocent until proven guilty.

 

The public is reminded that they may report suspicious activity and remain anonymous or use our tip link on our website. www.lakehurstpolice.org


March 2018 Arrest Blotter 

 

March 1, 2018 – Hunter D. Reid, 23, Little Egg Harbor was placed under arrest by PO. Anthony Dipaolo after a traffic stop, for a Tinton Falls Municipal Court warrant. Ms. Reid posted bail and was released pending a mandatory court date with Tinton Falls.

 

March 3, 2018 – Carly S. Stevenson, 20, Manchester was placed under arrest by PO. Madelyn Waltz after a traffic stop and charged with Possession of a Hypodermic Needle, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Dangerous Substance. Ms. Stevenson was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 5, 2018 – Michael A. Rodriguez, 33, Lakehurst was placed under arrest by PO. Harry Paul and charged with Simple Assault. Mr. Rodriguez was processed and transported to the Ocean County Jail.

 

March 7, 2018 – Robin L. Sneddon, 55, Manchester was placed under arrest by PO. Madelyn Waltz and charged with Shoplifting and an active Manchester Township Municipal Court warrant. Ms. Sneddon was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 8, 2018 – James L. Gates III, 50, Lakehurst was placed under arrest by Sgt. Iain James and charged with Aggravated Assault and an active Atlantic City Municipal Court warrant. Mr. Gates was processed, issued a warrant and was lodged in the Ocean County Jail.

 

March 10, 2018 – Cheyenne S. Dunphy, 27, Whiting was placed under arrest by PO. Jason Guide after a traffic stop and charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession of a Hypodermic Needle and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Ms. Dunphy was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Michael P. Garrigan, 32, Jackson was placed under arrest by PO. Jason Guide after a traffic stop and charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Garrigan was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Michael J. Seuser, 22, Jackson was placed under arrest by PO. Jason Guide after a traffic stop and charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession of a Hypodermic Needle, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and an active Ocean County Superior Court warrant. Mr. Seuser was processed, issued a summons and transported to Ocean County Jail for the active warrant.

 

March 12, 2018 – Christoper R. Mazur, 21, Manchester was placed under arrest by Sgt. Matthew Kline after a traffic stop and charged with two counts of Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance. Mr. Mazur was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 16, 2018 – Christian B. Reneau, 20, Whiting was placed under arrest by Sergeant Iain James after a disturbance call. Mr. Reneau was charged with Disorderly Conduct. Mr. Reneau was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 18, 2018 – Ruth G. Medina, 33, Hamilton was placed under arrest by Officer John Kurdes and charged with Simple Assault. Ms. Medina was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Jeffrey G. Jackson, 48, Lakehurst was placed under arrest by Officer Daniel Hourigan after a suspicious vehicle was located. Mr. Jackson was charged with Hindering, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Jackson was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Michael S. Ford, 47, Lakehurst was placed under arrest by Officer Daniel Hourigan after a male was reported using a Controlled Dangerous Substance at the Dunkin Donuts in Lakehurst. Mr. Ford was charged with Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Possession of a Hypodermic Needle and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Ford was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Sergio Sevastianow, 56, Lakehurst was placed under arrest by Officer Harry Paul after a report of a Hit and Run Accident that originated in Toms River. Mr. Sevastianow was charged with Driving Under the Influence and Reckless Driving. Mr. Sevastianow was processed and released with a pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 19, 2018 – Yarilian M. Cruz, 20, Lakewood was placed under arrest by Officer John Kurdes after a traffic stop for an active Wall Township Municipal Court warrant. Ms. Cruz was processed and released pending a mandatory court date with Wall Township.

 

March 20, 2018 – Michael Capriotti, 55, Little Egg Harbor was placed under arrest by Officer Jason Guide after a traffic stop. Mr. Capriotti was charged with Presenting a False Insurance Card and also issued multiple motor vehicle summonses. Mr. Capriotti was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 22, 2018 – Michael Capriotti, 55, Little Egg Harbor was placed under arrest by Officer Jacob Lawrence after attempting to get his vehicle out of impound at Lakehurst Police Headquarters. Mr. Capriotti was charged with Presenting a False Insurance Card. Mr. Capriotti was processed and transported to Ocean County Jail, where he was lodged.

Hector M. Dipini, 27, Trenton was placed under arrest by Officer Anthony Dipaolo after a traffic stop for an active Mercer County Superior Court warrant. Mr. Dipini was processed and transported to Ocean County Jail, where he was lodged.

 

March 26, 2018 – Ann M. Mastropiero, 36, Toms River was placed under arrest by Officer Jason Guide after a traffic stop. Ms. Mastropiero was charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession With Intent to Distribute CDS. Ms. Mastropiero was issued multiple motor vehicle summonses, processed and was released on a summons pending a mandatory court date with Ocean County Superior Court.

 

March 27, 2018 – Alexis J. Genitempo was placed under arrest by Sergeant Matthew Kline after a traffic stop for two active Seaside Heights and South Toms River Municipal warrants. Ms. Genitempo was processed and released pending a mandatory court date with Seaside Heights and South Toms River.

Ryan M. Mulvey, 26, Toms River was placed under arrest by Sergeant Matthew Kline after a traffic stop. Mr. Mulvey was charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and was also issued multiple motor vehicle summonses. Mr. Mulvey was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

March 28, 2018 – Anthony R. Albanese, 51, Toms River was placed under arrest by Officer Anthony Dipaolo after a traffic stop. Mr. Albanese was charged with Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of a Hypodermic Needle and also issued multiple motor vehicle summonses. Mr. Albanese was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Heather N. Patterson, 29, Toms River was placed under arrest by Officer Madelyn Waltz after a traffic stop for an active Toms River Municipal Court Warrant. Ms. Patterson was processed and released into the custody of Toms River Police.

Jessica L. Wolke, 30, Toms River was placed under arrest by Officer Harry Paul after a traffic stop. Ms. Wolke was charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Ms. Wolke was processed and transported to Ocean County Jail, where she was lodged.

 

March 29, 2018 – Ismael Davila Jr, 28, Manchester and Corinne J. Morgan, 24, Clementon were placed under arrest by Officer Anthony Dipaolo after a traffic stop. Mr. Davila Jr. was charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Ms. Morgan was charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, Being Under the Influence of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Mr. Davila Jr. and Ms. Morgan were processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

Quamere S. Thomas, 18, Toms River was placed under arrest by Officer Madelyn Waltz after a traffic stop. Mr. Thomas was charged with Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance and also issued multiple motor vehicle summonses. Mr. Thomas was processed and released on a summons pending a mandatory court date.

 

PO. Robert Schroeck

Public Information Officer

 

The public and media are reminded that all criminal charges are merely accusations and all subjects are innocent until proven guilty.