Carneys Point Twp. – Carneys Point Police are investigating a robbery at the Gulf Station on Virginia Avenue (more details to come), thefts of X-Boxes, and attempted fraud according to the most recent Carneys Point Police activity log for January 9th to January 11th, 2015.
See the complete Carneys Point Police activity log below:
On January 11, 2015 at 7:24 PM, officers were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident on Shell Road in the area of the Deepwater Diner.
On January 11, 2015 at 6:33 PM, officers were dispatched to a motor vehicle accident at the intersection of North Virginia Avenue and East Line Street.
On January 11, 2015 at 4:28 PM, officers were dispatched to an apartment at Hillcrest West Apartments for a burglary. Upon arrival, officers observed a shoe print on the front door and the door jamb damaged. The victim reported the burglar(s) stole an X-Box 360, DVDs and video games, valued at $400. This matter is still under investigation.
On January 9, 2015 at 11:18 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, David Cassidy, 42 years of age from Carneys Point, was found to have an outstanding warrant for his arrest out of the Carneys Point Municipal Court. Cassidy was transported to headquarters, processed and lodged in the Salem County Correctional Facility.
On January 9, 2015 at 7:18 PM, officers were dispatched to the Gulf Gas Station on North Virginia Avenue for a robbery. Upon arrival, it was discovered that two black males, wearing black clothing and facemasks, robbed the two gas attendants. After robbing the gas station, the two black males ran across North Virginia Avenue, down East Line Street and disappeared from view in the cemetery off of East Line Street. Officers from the Penns Grove Police Department and the Salem County Sheriff’s Office, K-9 Unit, assisted in the investigation. Anyone having information regarding the robbery contact Det. Matthew Petrutz at 856-299-1356 or 856-418-3047.
On January 9, 2015 at 5:59 PM, a Carneys Point resident responded to headquarters to make a fraud complaint. The victim stated he/she received a letter from a bank informing him/her that a Paypal Account had been applied for and denied in his/her deceased spouses name on December 26, 2104. The victim stated his/her spouse died in early 2014. The victim stated he/she would contact the bank and advise them that his/her spouse was deceased. There are no suspects at this time.
On January 9, 2015 at 4:29 PM, officers were dispatched to an apartment in the Sandy Ridge Apartment Complex for a burglary. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the burglar(s) entered the apartment through the rear sliding glass door and stole an X-Box One and two X-Box One games, valued at $480. The victim did not observe anything else missing at this time. This matter is still under investigation.
On January 9, 2015 at 10:08 AM, during a motor vehicle stop, Rochelle Wise, 33 years of age from Penns Grove, was found to have an outstanding warrant for her arrest out of the Carneys Point Municipal Court. Wise was transported to headquarters, processed and released with a new court date.