Thursday, May 16, 2013
The Monmouth County Grand Jury indicted Paul Pawlik on a heroin possession charge.
Paul Pawlik, 22, of Manalapan was indicted by the Monmouth County Grand Jury this week for allegedly being in possession of heroin on Jan. 20 in Manalapan. Pawlik was arrested at Wegmans by Manalapan police and charged with being in possession of heroin and a hypodermic needle and providing false information to police. The Livingston Lane man has previously been arrested in Manalapan twice before. He was charged with attempted burglary of a Livingston Lane home in December, attempted burglary of a foreclosed Livingston Lane home on March 13, and attempted burglary and theft of an abandoned Livingston Lane home on March 18. An indictment is not a conviction. The formal charges, handed down by the grand jury, will be answered to in court.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
The Monmouth County Grand Jury indicted Emiliano Aquino for allegedly assaulting someone in Long Branch.
A Manalapan man was indicted by the Monmouth County Grand Jury last week for reportedly committing aggravated assault to another person. Emiliano Aquino, 32, was indicted on one count of aggravated assault for causing bodily injury to another person in Long Branch on December 4, 2012, according to the indictment issued by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office. The details of the assault were not provided. Aggravated assault is a first degree crime. An indictment is not a conviction. The formal charges, handed down by a grand jury, will be answered to in court.
Friday, May 10, 2013
Musician's Workshop teacher Frank Diliberto, Jr allegedly sexually assaulted a student.
A Musician’s Workshop guitar teacher has been charged with sexual assault and endangering the welfare of a child after investigators discovered he was spanking a music student for his own sexual gratification, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni announced Friday. The alleged assault of the student, who was under 13, took place some time in the past few months. Manalapan resident Frank Diliberto, Jr., 60, was arrested Thursday evening, police said. He is currently being held in Monmouth County Correctional Institute on $200,000 bail with no option to post 10 percent of the bond. Bail was set by Monmouth County Superior Court Judge David F. Bauman, P.J.C. Bauman ordered Diliberto to have no contact with the victim …
Thursday, April 11, 2013
Caitlyn Busalacchi, 21, of Manalapan, was indicted on charges of receiving stolen property in Marlboro Township and Freehold Township.
A Manalapan woman was indicted this week for allegedly receiving stolen jewelry in Marlboro and Freehold Townships. Caitlyn Busalacchi, 21, of Manalapan, was indicted on two counts of receiving stolen property, a third degree crime, for allegedly stealing jewelry in excess of $500. One count cited an incident on Dec. 18 of last year and the other cited an incident in Marlboro and Freehold Townships between Nov. 30 and Dec. 16, according to the indictment issued by the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office.
Monday, April 8, 2013
Joseph Dolce, 21, was indicted on charges of conspiracy, armed robbery and terroristic threats along with Nicholas Demo, 20, of Morganville.
Joseph Dolce, 21, of Manalapan was indicted in Monmouth County last week on charges of conspiracy, armed robbery and terroristic threats along with Nicholas Demo, 20, of Morganville. Charges in the indictment, issued by the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office, stem from the robbery of a Manalapan gas station on July 30 of last year. According to police, Demo and Dolce robbed the closing gas station attendant of the Gulf Gas Station at the intersection of Route 9 and Ryan Road. Both Demo and Dolce were also arrested last year on robbery charges in Middlesex County. A third individual was named last year in the robbery has been identified as a 16-year-old Manahawkin juvenile.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
Anthony Scarfone is facing several drug charges following a two-month investigation.
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Wednesday, March 27
An Englishtown man is facing drug charges following a two-month investigation of drug sales activity by the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s office. The investigation culminated Tuesday when Anthony Scarfone, 42, was arrested after investigators from the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotics Strike Force, Englishtown Police Department, and the Monmouth County Sheriff’s Office K-9 Unit executed a search warrant on his residence and found Crystal Methamphetamine, Roxycodone, plastic containers containing suspected synthetic controlled dangerous substances, about $9,500 in cash proceeds from suspected drug sales, packaging materials consistent with the distribution of narcotics and a loaded .380-caliber semi-automatic handgun, announced …
Thursday, March 21, 2013
Christopher Gramiccioni, Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor, ordered into active duty and shipping out by fall
The interim head of the Monmouth County Prosecutor’s Office has been ordered into active military duty and will ship out to Afghanistan by fall, officials said Thursday. Christopher Gramiccioni, acting Monmouth County Prosecutor and a Navy Reservist, has been ordered to report for duty in August for combat zone orientation and training. He ships out for a 9-month tour to an undisclosed area in Afghanistan in September, Gramiccioni said. Gramiccioni, a Judge Advocate General Corps officer in the Naval Reserves, got word of his deployment in January. He is assigned to detainee operations as part of the effort to withdraw U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan at the end stages of a war that has so far lasted more than 11 years. Most foreign …
Friday, March 15, 2013
Kelly Siano, of Old Bridge, was indicted on possession of methamphetamine in Englishtown Borough.
The Monmouth County Grand Jury has indicted Kelly Siano, 34, of Old Bridge, for allegedly being in possession of methamphetamine in Englishtown. Siano was arrested by Englishtown police on May 27, 2012 for allegedly being in possession of methamphetamine, according to the indictment issued by the Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office. Siano was indicted on one count of possession of a dangerous substance, which is a third degree crime.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
The new initiative is aimed at protecting residents from fraud and unscrupulous contractors.
Con men see opportunities in disaster. That's not a new idea, Monmouth County Acting Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni said. Following Hurricane Sandy, with tens of thousands of residents, many of them right here in the county, rebuilding their lives, there needs to be protection for those who are most vulnerable, he said. On Wednesday, Gramiccioni unveiled the Monmouth County Superstorm Sandy Fraud Task Force, a two-pronged, multi-jurisdictional effort that promises to be proactive and reactive when it comes to identifying potential instances of fraud and ferreting out the criminals responsible. Flanked by prosecutor's office detectives, county freeholders, and representatives from New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs, said the task …
Thursday, January 10, 2013
The chase began in Howell and went through Freehold, Manalpan, and Marlboro before ending in Aberdeen.
Devante Jones, 19, of Cliffwood was indicted this week on charges of eluding police after an August police chase which spanned from Howell to Aberdeen. The chase eventually ended with his being apprehended following a foot pursuit in Aberdeen, according to police. According to Detective Sgt. Eileen Dodd, Jones was observed by Cpl. Fred Bauer to be driving his 2012 Toyota in a reckless manner. After Jones refused to stop he lead officers on a multi-department chase up Route 9 North through Freehold, Manalapan, and Marlboro before Bauer stopped his chase. Dodd said that the Aberdeen Police Department then picked up the chase. After attempting to get out of the car and flee on foot, Jones was arrested in Aberdeen, according to Dodd. Jones was…