police cruisersMIDDLETOWN, NJ - The following media release contains information pertaining to arrests and police activities for the Middletown Twp. Police Department during the time period of August 13, 2017 to August 26, 2017.

The following contains the arrest and police activities for the Middletown Twp. Police Department during the time period of August 13 to August 26, 2017.  During that time period Middletown police responded to 1,986 calls for service, including 160 first aid calls, 69 motor vehicle crashes and 163 burglary and fire alarms.

Police officers arrested 62 individuals, including 19 for outstanding bench warrants and 3 for domestic violence.  Arrests include:

Julee Apfel, age 39, from Long Branch, was arrested by Ptl. Eric Kalakutok, for a contempt of court warrant. She was processed and lodged at Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Danny Rodriguez, age 44, from Jersey City, was arrested by Ptl. Jesse Toma for contempt of court.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint. 

Elisa Shearcraft, age 54, from Colonia, was arrested by Ptl. Nicholas Manochio for a contempt of court. She was released on her own recognizance after posting bail.

Christopher Weidman, age 23, from Shirley, New York, was arrested by Ptl. Nicholas Manochio for possession of marijuana in an amount of 50 grams or less, possession of drug paraphernalia, and possession of heroin.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Justin Whitley, age 31, from Keansburg, was arrested by Ptl. Sean Barry for possession of marijuana in an amount of 50 grams or less.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Michael Crampton, age 46, from Atlantic Highlands, was arrested by Ptl. Richard Belmonte for shoplifting and contempt of court.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Thomas Gingerelli, age 31, from Middletown, was arrested by Detective Keith Hirschbein for possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, and contempt of court. He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.     

Phillip Soto, age 18, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Shane Hall for possession of Xanax. He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Edward Baxter Jr., age 38, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Kevin Mahon for theft.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution. 

Joseph Bellis, age 22, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Elzbieta Carpenter for possession of marijuana in an amount of 50 grams or less and for possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Charles Camp, age 20, from Aberdeen, was arrested by Detective First Class Daniel Sullivan for a contempt of court warrant. He was processed and turned over to Keyport Police Department for further processing. 

Jay Capille, age 57, homeless, was arrested by Ptl. Anthony Bumbico for contempt of court warrant.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution. 

Justin Lewallen, age 25, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Adam Colfer for possession of heroin, possession of drug paraphernalia, and contempt of court. He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.    

Robert MacFawn Jr., age 46, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Brian MacDonald for driving while intoxicated.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Thomas May, age 46, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Eric Kalakutok for contempt of court.  He was processed and turned over to Keansburg Police Department for further processing.

Marcos Rosa, age 23, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Michael Heaton for possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Kevin Rynn, age 59, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Ryan Maguire for driving while intoxicated.  He was processed and released on summons complaint.

Brandon Soto, age 19, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Michael Heaton for possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Michael Thomas, age 26, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Ian May for contempt of court.  He was processed and released on his own recognizance after posting bail.

Sean Trey, age 48, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Daniel Benbrook for driving while under the influence.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.   

William Anderson, age 45, from Bloomfield, was arrested by Ptl. Christopher Menedez for contempt of court.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Lasean Finley, age 20, from Keansburg, was arrested by Ptl. Thomas Walden for contempt of court.  He was processed and released on his own recognizance after posting bail.

Gabrielle Hvidsten, age 23, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Thomas Walden for possession of drug paraphernalia. She was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Robert Mondana, age 33, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Patrick Leonard for contempt of court.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Matthew Rock, age 33, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Ricardo Cruz for contempt of court. He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Harry Wilson, age 41, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Julian Reis for driving while intoxicated.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Grant Alfier, age 21, from Union Beach, was arrested Detective Keith Hirschbein for robbery, conspiracy, possession of a weapon, unlawful possession of other weapon, possession of cocaine, criminal mischief, possession of disposable hypodermic needle, simple assault. He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

David Bortula Jr., age 35, from Middletown, was arrested by Detective First Class William Strohkirch for burglary, theft of property, and criminal mischief. He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Thomas Schnoor 3rd, age 21, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Eric Van Schaack, for possession of marijuana in an amount of 50 grams or less, possession of drug paraphernalia, distribution of marijuana under one ounce, manufacture a controlled dangerous substance, distribution near a school.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Jordan Bishop, age 28, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Michael Heaton for contempt of court. He was processed and lodged at Ocean County Jail.

Gabrielle Cerciello Jr., age 21, from Belford, was arrested by Ptl. Thomas Walden for robbery, conspiracy, simple assault, unlawful possession of a weapon, and criminal mischief.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Tiffany Crowder, age 19, from Belford, was arrested by Detective First Class Daniel Sullivan for robbery, conspiracy, unlawful possession of a weapon, and criminal mischief.  She was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Nicholas Generelli, age 18, from Atlantic Highlands, was arrested by Ptl. John Walsifer II for robbery, conspiracy, unlawful possession of a weapon, and criminal mischief.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Eric Scherzer, age 38, from Leonardo, was arrested by Detective First Class Kelly Godley for possession of marijuana in an amount under 50 grams, possession of drug paraphernalia, endangering the welfare of a child.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Phillip Soto, age 18, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Brian Dilworth for receiving stolen property, theft, and burglary to a motor vehicle.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Christopher Noris, age 27, from Lincroft, was arrested by Ptl. Nicholas Fenezia for theft of moveable property. He was processed and released to Bradley Beach Police Department for further processing.

Patrick Cathey, age 24, from Alliance, Ohio, was arrested by Ptl. Ryan Pigott for possession of marijuana in an amount of 50 grams or less  and possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Seth Fiano, age 26, from Dunbar, Pennsylvania, was arrested by Ptl. Ryan Pigott for unlawful possession of a handgun, prohibited weapons, possession of weapons, possession of marijuana in an amount of 50 grams or less, and possession of drug paraphernalia.  He was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution.

Angela Camporeale, age 32, from Cliffwood, was arrested by Ptl. Thomas Hughes for contempt of court.  She was processed and released on her own recognizance after posting bail.

Sanjay Mital, age 46, from Middletown, was arrested by Ptl. Jesse Toma for driving while intoxicated.  He was processed and released on a summons complaint.

The public is reminded that all individuals listed who have been arrested or charged with a crime should be considered innocent until, and unless that are proven guilty or plead guilty in court of law.