Boonton Police Department

Police Blotter 7-10-2012

Police Blotter 7-10-2012
On July 1, Timothy S Nauta Jr age 22 of Mt Arlington was arrested on an outstanding warrant issued by Boonton Municipal Court; He was processed and transported to the Morris County jail in default of bail.

On July 3 at 8:13 PM Police charged Elias Reyes age 52 of Boonton with disorderly conduct for drinking alcohol in public. He was processed and released pending a court date.

On July 4, at 11:00 am an individual reported theft of a canoe from the 200 block of Union St. The victim reported that the canoe was valued at $400.00

On July 5, at 1030 PM Police observed a vehicle parked in a dimly lit area of a parking lot on 500 block of Myrtle Ave. when the Officer approached the vehicle he observed the occupants moving about the vehicle as if concealing items. The Officer approached the vehicle and smelled marijuana. The occupants identified as Anita C Talalaj age 21 of Wanaque was charged with Possession of CDS and possession of CDS in a motor vehicle. She was processed and released pending a court date.

On July 6 at 11:01 AM police arrested Michele E Ordway age 22 of Boonton on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. She was processed and released pending a new court date.

On July 7 at 7:56 PM police arrested Deana L Petrullo age 37 of Fairfield on an outstanding warrant for contempt of court. She was processed and released.

On July 9 at 5:47 PM Police responded to Wal-Mart on a reported shoplifter. The suspect was identified as Joseph A Gatto age 32 of Dover. Gatto was observed by Wal-Mart employees putting on a new pair of boots and placing his old shoes back in the box and attempting to walk out of the store. He was processed and released pending a court date.

A charge is merely an accusation, and the defendants are presumed innocent unless proven guilty