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Carneys Point Crime Log March 4th – 6th, 2016

Carneys Point Twp. — Vehicle flees the scene of hit and run on East Line St. after side swiping parked vehicle. Suspicious vehicle complaint near Pilot Truck Stop leads authorities to discover two individuals in possession of marijuana (under 50 grams), heroin, drug paraphernalia, and a prohibited weapon (two counts); numerous Motor Vehicle Collisions reported; and multiple warrant arrests made by Carneys Point Twp. Police over past few days according to the most recent Carneys Point Crime Log.

See complete details in the most recent Carneys Point crime log from authorities for March 4th – 6th, 2016 below:

On March 6, 2016 at 9:23 PM, officers were dispatched to East Line Street for a hit and run motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival, it was discovered that the victim’s vehicle was parked legally on the street and struck by a vehicle that fled the scene. Pieces of red plastic were observed on the ground, believed to be from the brake lights, and white paint was transferred onto the victim’s vehicle. There are no suspects at this time.

On March 6, 2016 at 8:59 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Melissa Maxwell, 31 years of age from Penns Grove, was found to have outstanding warrants for her arrest out of the Brooklawn Municipal Court and the Collingswood Municipal Court. Maxwell was transported to headquarters, processed and released with new court dates.

On March 5, 2016 at 10:07 PM, during a motor vehicle stop, Christopher Benson, 26 years of age from Pennsville, was found to have outstanding warrants for his arrest out of the Pemberton Municipal Court, the Carneys Point Municipal Court, the Burlington City Municipal Court and the Egg Harbor Municipal Court. Benson was transported to headquarters, processed and lodged in the Salem County Correctional Facility.

On March 5, 2016 at 2:28 AM, while investigating a suspicious vehicle in the area of the Pilot Truck Stop, Keith Brown, 26 years of age from Maplewood, New Jersey, was arrested for two counts of possession of a prohibited weapon, possession of CDS (heroin), possession of drug paraphernalia, prescription medications not in their original container and failure to make lawful disposition to the nearest law enforcement officer; and Taylor Green, 22 years of age from Matawan, New Jersey, was arrested for possession of marijuana under fifty grams, possession of drug paraphernalia and failure to make lawful disposition to the nearest law enforcement officer. Brown and Green were transported to headquarters, charged on summonses, processed and released pending court.

On March 5, 2016 at 12:49 AM, during a motor vehicle stop, Nicolas Luzzo, 24 years of age from Carneys Point, was arrested for possession of marijuana under fifty grams and possession of drug paraphernalia. Luzzo was transported to headquarters, charged on a summons, processed and released pending court.

On March 4, 2016 at 1:14 PM, officers were dispatched to Advocare Woolwich Pediatrics, located on Bianca Avenue, for a pocket knife found in the parking lot. The knife was turned over to officers and secured at headquarters for safe keeping.

On March 4, 2016 at 12:27 PM, officers were dispatched to Iglesia Un Cantico Nuev, church on North Broad Street, for a motor vehicle accident in the parking lot.

On March 4, 2016 at 9:48 AM, officers were dispatched to Route 130 and Hawks Bridge Road for a motor vehicle accident.

On March 4, 2016 at 6:32 AM, officers were dispatched to the Flying J Truck Stop for a motor vehicle accident in the parking lot.

 

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