Blotter: Drunken Joyride, Robbery Arrest…


A 22-year-old Secaucus man was arrested on theft and drunk driving charges following an Aug 20 incident after police said he took a board of education truck and went on a "joyride," hitting six vehicles. Christopher Collins stole a Dodge 350 Ram truck from the board of education at around 5:30 a.m. on that Monday morning before taking the jaunt and eventually stopped near … [Read more...]

Blotter: Steroid Bust, Burglary-Theft

A 30-year-old Secaucus man was arrested Monday evening after a suspected drug deal and found to have human growth hormone and drug paraphernalia at 9th and Clarendon Streets, police said. Secaucus Police said they received a call on Feb. 13¬†from an off-duty Hudson County Sheriff's officer, who reported seeing a possible drug transaction take place in the area. After an … [Read more...]

Blotter: Robbery, Store Dispute, Crash

Wed., Jan. 11 - A 44-year-old Elizabeth man was arrested on robbery and false government document charges after police said he tried to flee Kohl's after trying to exchange merchandise he didn't buy there. The man, Alfonso Leon, assaulted store personnel as he tried to get away and was found to have a phony form of New York State identification. Information for this … [Read more...]

Blotter: Child Endangerment, Sexual Contact, Shopliftings

A 32-year-old Woodbridge man was arrested on sexual contact charges while riding on an Amtrak train and remanded to Secaucus police on Aug. 4. Amtrak police took custody of the man, Angamuthu Jayasakthivel, after two women said they were assaulted on the train Thursday afternoon. According to police, Jayasakthivel rubbed one woman's breast and grabbed her thigh and rubbed … [Read more...]

Blotter: Drunk Sidewalk Driver, Thefts…

A 35-year-old Maryland man was arrested on multiple charges, including DWI, driving on a sidewalk, and endangering the welfare of a child, July 9 after police said he drove his vehicle along a walking path from the Riverside Court condo community toward Paterson Plank Road before crashing into an obstacle. The man, Ronald Peck of Owings Mills, Md., was arrested at 5:47 p.m. … [Read more...]