Montclair Police Department
05-18-2015 (Bloomfield Avenue) Mr. Earle Blake, 41yoa from Montclair, was arrested on warrants out of Montclair totaling $558, as well as a no bail warrant from the Essex County Sheriffs.
05-22-2015 (Park Street) Mr. Leslie Davies, 54yoa from Orange, was arrested for striking a female associate repeatedly with a walking cane. This assault occurred in the bus stop shelter at the YMCA on Park Street. Both parties were intoxicated. The female victim sustained a laceration to the face. Mr. Davies was charged with Weapon Possession and Aggravated Assault.
05-19-2015 (Valley Way) A door lock on a Mercury Mountaineer was damaged in an attempt to gain entry to the vehicle.
05-20-2015 (Linden Avenue) Theft of loose change from an unlocked Mercury Marauder
05-22-2015 (Hilltop Place) A wallet was stolen from a parked Nissan Altima.
05-23-2015 (High Street) Burglary to a residential garage. Two bicycles, described as a Men’s Northwoods Springdale, and a Men’s Giant mountain bike, were stolen.
05-23-2015 (Lackawanna Plaza) A purse was stolen from an unlocked Ford Escape.
05-24-2015 (Willowmere Avenue) Theft of two bicycles from a backyard shed. The bicycles are described as a, Expedition Sport Low color white, and a Trek Shift2 color gray.
05-24-2015 (Pleasant Avenue) Theft of loose change from an unlocked Toyota Camry.
05-25-2015 (Lane Court) Theft of a wallet from an unlocked Dodge Ram.
05-25-2015 (Alexander Avenue) A 2011 Honda Pilot was stolen from the driveway of a residence. The keys were left inside the vehicle. This vehicle was recovered on 05-26-2015 in the City of Newark.
05-22-2015 (Lexington Avenue) The windshield of a parked Plymouth Voyager was smashed with a rock.
05-25-2015 A black four door Infinity “G” Series with a temporary tag was being utilized in town in motor vehicle theft attempts. A black male, 6’ in height, a goatee, wearing a dark colored sweatshirt was observed exiting this vehicle in an attempt to steal a parked Audi A8. This vehicle was also pursued by Verona Police and West Orange Police for motor vehicle theft attempts in their jurisdictions.
05-25-2015 (Stonebridge Road) A home under construction was entered, causing damage to a door. Unknown if anything was taken in this incident.
05-25-2015 (Walnut Street) A white ford work van was stolen. Officers observed this van traveling at a high rate of speed in the area of Pine Street. Officers pursued this vehicle, terminating the pursuit in Glenridge.
D/Lt. David O’Dowd