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Non-Emergency: 856-589-0911
Headquarters: 856-467-0061

125 Main Street
Bridgeport, NJ 08014

Crime Log May 26th

by | 26 May | Logan PD News

Logan Township Police Department

Crime Log

May 26, 2015

5/18: Officials at Penske on Heron Drive reported that someone stole a 2007 Freightliner tractor from their facility sometime over the weekend (5/15-17). The tractor was described as a day cab, yellow in color and valued at $60,000.  It was entered NCIC in an effort to facilitate its recovery.

5/19: Police investigated a road rage incident which culminated with the two parties exchanging blows on the side of Rt. 130.  A Calgary man reported that he was cut off by a West Deptford man while travelling on the Commodore Barry Bridge.  The aggressive driving continued onto Rt. 130 N/B where both parties stopped and engaged one another.  Complaints are pending.

5/19: Officers investigated a theft of scrap copper and a power auger from a residence on Asbury Station Road.  The stolen items were valued at $300.

5/20: Officers charged an 18 y/o Philadelphia man with simple assault following an employee dispute at Rastelli’s on Sharptown Road.  He was processed and released pending court.

5/20: Copper wiring valued at $1,500 was reportedly stolen from a Bridgeport cell tower sometime over the past 30 days.

5/22: Police charged a 23 y/o Logan man with filing a false police report following an investigation into a property damage claim. He was processed and released pending court.

5/23: Police charged a two Swedesboro juveniles, ages 14 and 15, with criminal mischief following a report of two youths damaging fencing behind Carriage Lane.  The matter is pending juvenile proceedings.

5/23: Police charged a 19 y/o Swedesboro man and an 18 y/o Logan man with possession of marijuana following a vehicle stop on Center Square Road.   They were processed and released pending court.

5/23:  A Quail Ridge resident reported that someone, possibly an acquaintance, stole various pieces of jewelry from her over the past several months.  Police are investigating and complaints may be pending.

5/23: Police charged a 33 y/o Logan man with theft following a complaint at a residence on Paulsboro Road.  The accused, Matthew Bartholomew, allegedly stole $2,400 in cash from a relative while they slept.  He then fled the residence when the theft was discovered.  He was located and taken into custody on multiple outstanding warrants in excess of $6,000.  A search incident to arrest located the aforementioned currency as it was reported.  He was processed and remanded to the Salem County Jail in default.

5/25: A 2001 Wabash 53’ trailer was reported stolen from a warehouse on Center Square Road sometime over the weekend.  The trailer, owned by a Camden company, contained a quantity of “B” grade pallets.