Jefferson Township Police
19-4193, DWI, PO Ondish: Officer Ondish observed Scott Akos, 39, Oak Ridge, unable
to maintain his lane on Berkshire Valley Road. After failing field sobriety
tests, Mr. Akos was placed under arrest for DWI. Mr. Akos was transported to
police headquarters where he was processed. He was issued MV Summons and
released pending a furure court date.
19-4364, CDS possession, Sgt. Gjelsvik / PO Saparito: Sgt. Gjelsvik initiated an MV stop on Beaver Point
Trail after observing a vehicle near Stanlick School with two brake lights not
operating. Upon making contact with the driver, Sara Stern, 22, of Mt.
Arlington, a strong odor of burnt and raw marijuana was emanating from the
vehicle?s driver compartment. Officer Saparito arrived and observed a glass
pipe with burnt residue on the passenger side floor. Ms. Steiner admitted to
being in possession of CDS and turned over an empty pill container of
marijuana. She was transported to HQ where she was processed, charged and
19-4533, MV Stop / CDS, PO LaMantia: PO LaMantia stopped a vehicle on Route 15 north for an
equipment violation. Upon speaking to the driver, Kyle Rodin, 20, of Greentown
PA, an odor of marijuana was detected from the interior of the vehicle. Upon a
search of the vehicle, a small amount of raw marijuana was found inside the
vehicle. Rodin was placed under arrest, processed and released on a summons.
19-4598, MVA/DWI, PO Johnson: Theresa Foley, 70, of Blanche Drive, Lake Hopatcong, crashed
her vehicle on Brady Rd. Further investigation revealed an odor of alcoholic
beverages on her breath, slurred speech and exhibited signs of intoxication.
She was placed under arrest, processed, issued MV Summons and released pending
a future court date.
19-4707, Warrant Arrest, PO Pakas: Mark Sepe, 58, Lake Hopatcong, was arrested after a $750
warrant from JT Municipal Court was found. Sepe was placed under arrest and
brought to HQ. He was then brought to court and seen by Judge Fico, who
remanded Sepe to Morris County Correctional Facility.
19-4982, MV Stop/CDS, PO Stokes/ PO Lamantia: Jaime Delaney 21, of Sparta, was
found to be in possession of CDS (Heroin) following a traffic stop for speeding
on Route 15 south. She was arrested, processed, issued summons and released on
a summons pending a future court date.
19-5064 MVA/DWI Arrest P.O. Ondish: Amanda Sherman, 39, of Summit, crashed her vehicle on Rt.
15 north by Mountain Tire and Auto. PO Ondish?s investigation revealed Ms.
Sherman was under the influence of alcohol. She was arrested for DWI, processed,
issued several MV Summonses and released pending a future court date.
19-5087 Bar fight (Daily Planet), Agg. Assault, MV Crash, 2 Arrests, PO Ondish,
PO McCarthy, Cpl. Glazewski:
Ryan McCabe, 24, of Franklin and Geidi Munoz-Gonzales, 26, of Stockholm, were
arrested for Aggravated Assault due to their involvement in a bar altercation
with two victims. Mcabe struck a victim in the forehead with a beer bottle
causing a laceration. Geidi Munoz-Gonzales had a knife and threatened to kill
the victims. The victim?s attempted to flee the Daily Planet in a vehicle,
however McCabe and Munoz-Gonzales immediately followed them in a vehicle and
rammed their vehicle into the rear of victims vehicle, at the intersection of
Roosevelt and Holland Mountain Road and then again at Holland Mountain Road and
Ridge Road. McCabe and Munoz were arrested and charged with 2 counts of Aggravated
Assault, 2 counts of unlawful possession of a weapon, Terroristic Threats,
Disorderly Conduct, Assault by Auto and several MV summonses. Both McCabe and
Munoz-Gonzales were lodged in MCCF pending a CJP hearing. The victims were
treated for their injuries.
19-5747?CDS Arrest: After a lengthy investigation for Distribution of Heroin, the Jefferson
Township Police Department arrested Francisco Donato, 34, of Lake Hopatcong while
operating his vehicle on Route 15 North. During the MV stop, a large quantity
of Heroin was found in the possession of Mr. Donato. Donate was charged with
Distribution of Heroin, Intent to Distribute Heroin and Possession of Heroin.
He was remanded to Morris County Correctional Facility pending a court date.