Monday, June 20, 2022 at Patrolman Mark Gibson was dispatched to Singin Gas Station for a Shoplifter. Upon arrival, he learned that the suspect had fled the scene.  Through his initial investigation, he was able to determine the identity of the suspect.  Jasheir Powell of Lakewood was subsequently charged with Shoplifting on a Special Complaint Summons.


Sunday, June 19, 2022, at approximately 7pm, Ptl. Kyle Seehausen was dispatched to the area of Manor Drive, for a report of an alleged intoxicated male with a weapon causing a disturbance. When officers arrived at the scene the alleged male suspect was not home. During the investigation, the suspect drove in the driveway and and appeared to be under the influence. Gonsalo Sanchez-Pastor, 22 years old of Lakewood, was arrested and charged with the following:

Driving under the influence 39:4-50

Ptl. T. Zavalnyuk assisted with the investigation.


Monday, June 20, 2022 at 2am, Patrolman J. Macerino and Patrolman Jacob Mathews in the area of Ridge Avenue, vehicle was on the front lawn, the officers were assessing the scene, and it was determined that the driver of the vehicle struck two parked cars in the driveway and then ran into the woods.  Officers apprehended the suspect fleeing in the woods, Hugo A. Anguiano, 22 years old of Howell, arrested and charged with the following:

Driving while intoxicated 39:4-50, reckless driving, driving without a license, leaving the scene of an accident, failure to report an accident, and refusal to submit a breath test.

Ptl. S. Spagnuolo and Ptl. B. Rodriguez assisted in the investigation.

Robbery/Weapon Offense

Friday, June 17th, 2022 at approximately 4am, Patrolman Jacobs responded to the area of Sampson Ave for an incident involving a firearm. Upon arrival, Sergeant Lorenc, Patrolman Debartolomeis, Patrolman McMillan were at scene collecting information. The victim was able to identify the alleged suspect who made entry into the home while brandishing a firearm.  Osvaldo Emiliano Arenas, 51 years old of Lakewood, was arrested and charged with the following:

Charged with Burglary 2c:18-2 and criminal mischief 2c:17-3

The Detective Bureau took over the investigation. Patrolman Umlauf also assisted.

 Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at 11pm, Patrolman J. Pederson arrested Gilberto Martinez, 50 years old, from Bricktown for the alleged Shoplifting that occurred at 1444 Ocean Ave, the Exxon gas station. Proceeds were recovered at the scene. A complaint was signed and he was transported to OCJ on an outstanding warrant.
Charges: Shoplifting 2C:20-11B(1)
Assault Aggravated with Knife

Sunday, June 12, 2022 at 0039 hours , Officer Michelle Banuelos was dispatched to the area of 4th Street for a report of a male allegedly being attacked by another with a knife. Officers arrived on scene and found victim with lacerations to his face. Emergency medical responders transported the victim to the Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus for treatment. Roneldo Perez-Mendez, 23 years old of Lakewood, was arrested and he was charged with:

Possession of a weapon for unlawful purposes 2C:39-4D and Aggravated Assault w/ a Deadly Weapon  2C:12-1B(3) 

Sgt. Nieves, and Officer Cusanelli assisted with the investigation.

STREET CRIMES UNITCarlos Leyva, was arrested for outstanding warrants and possession of CDS after he was observed operating a vehicle while unlicensed.   Further investigation resulted in the recovery of a quantity of cocaine and methamphetamines. He was transported to OCJ.

Jeffrey Carey was stopped for motor vehicle infractions.  Further investigation resulted in the recovery of  a bag of crack cocaine.  Jeffrey was released on a summons.

As a result of a MV stop and with the assistance of Brick Police K9, Thomas Young was found to be in possession of illicit narcotics. Mr. Young was arrested, charged on a warrant for various CDS offenses and transported to OCJ.