CARNEYS POINT TWP., – Carney’s Point Police have recently released the crime log of their reported activities during 11/14 – 11/16 of 2014. See the details of their crime log below:
On November 16, 2014 at 5:04 PM, officers were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Route 40 involving a vehicle and a deer.
On November 16, 2014 at 6:31 AM, officers were dispatched to The Landing for the report of a subject shot and another being held against his/her will in an apartment. Officers, with the assistance of the Penns Grove Police Department and the Pennsville Police Department, tactfully attempted to make contact with the occupants of the apartment. The apartment was occupied by a family who was sleeping and did not call 9-1-1 for any reason. Officers confirmed the complaint was a hoax and then contacted the Salem County 9-1-1 Center in an attempt to identify the caller. The caller was identified as a juvenile and found to be staying at a friend’s apartment in close proximity to the original complaint. The juvenile was arrested for false public alarm and use/under the influence of a controlled dangerous substance and transported to headquarters. The juvenile was charged on a juvenile complaint, processed and released to his/her legal guardian.
On November 15, 2014 at 2:35 PM, officers were dispatched to the Interstate 295 southbound exit ramp and Harding Highway for a motor vehicle accident.
On November 15, 2014 at 10:16 AM, officers were dispatched to North Golfwood Avenue and Penns Grove Auburn Road for a motor vehicle accident.
On November 15, 2014 at 2:11 AM, officers were dispatched to North Broad Street for a trespassing complaint. The victim stated that his/her brother entered into his/her secured residence while no one was home. The victim stated that his/her brother has been told in the past that he is not permitted in the residence alone. Nothing appeared to be missing at this time. No complaints were filed in this matter.
On November 15, 2014 at 12:54 AM, officers were dispatched to the Turnpike Inn for a fight. Upon arrival it was discovered that a female stated she was punched in the face by an unknown person and a male stated he was beaten by three to five males. Officers spoke to witnesses who stated that the male and female were highly intoxicated and the male was causing problems in the bar. Witnesses stated the female stated she was punched in the face and the male, described by witnesses as being large, became very violent towards an unidentified person. Witnesses stated it took three to five subjects to get the large male under control and prevent him from hurting the subject who he thought punched the female in the face. The male suffered minor injuries during the incident. The male and female could not identify anyone who was involved in the incident. Management requested the male and female be removed from the property. The male and female voluntarily left the bar without incident. No charges were filed in this matter.
On November 15, 2014 at 12:16 AM, officers were dispatched to a residence on Johnson Street for a burglary. Upon arrival it was discovered that the front door of the residence had been kicked in. The homeowner reported that nothing appeared to be missing at this time. A large dog was alone in the house when the crime was committed. There are no suspects at this time.
On November 14, 2014 at 9:43 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Gregory Wood, 38 years of age from Carneys Point, was found to have a warrant for his arrest out of the State of Maryland. Wood refused to exit his vehicle and once out of the vehicle resisted arrest by physical force. Wood was taken into custody and transported to headquarters. Wood was charged with being a fugitive from justice and resisting arrest. Wood was processed and lodged in the Salem County Correctional Facility awaiting extradition to Maryland.
On November 14, 2014 at 6:18 PM, officers were dispatched to the intersection of Shell Road and Georgetown Road for a motor vehicle accident.
On November 14, 2014 at 4:38 PM, officers were dispatched to the Sandy Ridge Apartments for a fight. Upon arrival officers observed learned that two males engaged in a physical altercation and left the area. Officers were able to locate one of the accused, at which time he denied any altercation took place. The second subject was never located. No charges have been filed at this time.
On November 14, 2014 at 3:09 PM, Nicholas Joyce, 42 years of age from Penns Grove, was found to have outstanding warrants for his arrest out of the Carneys Point Municipal Court and the Pennsville Municipal Court. Joyce was processed and released with a new court date after posting partial bail.
On November 14, 2014 at 12:26 PM, Randy Haywood, 33 years of age from Penns Grove, was found to have outstanding warrants for his arrest out of the Carneys Point Municipal Court and the Gloucester County Sheriff’s Office. Haywood was transported to headquarters, refused to cooperate for processing and was transported to the Salem County Correctional Facility.
On November 14, 2014 at 10:14 AM, it was discovered that the Carneys Point Police speed sign had both tires slashed while parked on North Broad Street. There are no suspects at this time.
On November 14, 2014 at 9:59 AM, during a CDS investigation at the Carneys Point Senior Center located on South DuPont Road, Michael Stell, 58 years of age from Carneys Point, was arrested for possession of marijuana under fifty grams, possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of prescription medications not in their original container and failure to deliver CDS to the nearest law enforcement official. Stell was transported to headquarters, processed and released on a summons pending court.