On Friday July 29th at 8am Officer M. Gibson was dispatched to an Aggravated Assault and Unlawful Use of a Weapon in the area of Swarthmore Avenue. Dewin Ricartcastro 20 years old of Lakewood NJ., was arrested for allegedly striking the victim with a metal pallet causing lacerations and threw a hammer that missed the victims head. Victim was taken to the hospital and received medical attention.

Dewin Ricartcastro was arrested and charged:
2 counts of Aggravated Assault (2C:12-1b(1)
2 counts of Unlawful use of a Weapon (2C:39-4D)

Officer A. Esmart, K. Ortiz, B. Vega, J. Przewoznik assisted in the investigation.



Alan Camisa was observed operating a Grand Marquise on Route 9. A license plate inquiry of the Grand Marquise showed the registration expired in November of 2021. A motor vehicle stop was subsequently conducted on the vehicle. While on the motor vehicle stop, K-9 Shim positively indicated on the vehicle for the presence of narcotics. A search of the vehicle yielded in the findings of suspect crack cocaine, a crack pipe, copper mesh, and a push rod. Mr. Camisa was placed under arrest, charged on a warrant and transported to the Ocean County Jail.

charges: 2C:35-10A(1) possession narcotic; 2C:36-2 possession drug para