WWPToday Blogs

Users are free to create blogs.  We ask that the Blogs be based around the community and issues affecting our community.  Any questions about using the blog, please contact us here.  Check the website blog for FAQ's on using the blog also.


Follow us on twitter


Concert, Artek, Trinity Church, 33 Mercer Street, Princeton, 212-866-0468, 'De Profundis: In the Shadow of Death' features 17th century music by Johann Rosenmuller. $30., www.artekearlymusic.org, 8 p.m.
John Bianculli, Italian Bistro Lounge, 441 Raritan Avenue, Highland Park, 732-640-1959, Solo piano., 6:30 p.m.
Lit by Darkness, Championship Sports Bar, 931 Chambers Street, Trenton, 609-394-7437, Tyler Maynard and Mark Gibbs on guitar, Chris Baughman on vocals, and Kyle Karaffa on drums., www.luminisband.com, 5 p.m.
Gallery Talk, Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton campus, 609-258-3788, 'Portrait of Sarah Harrop by Angelic Kauffmann' presented by Susan Chermak, museum docent. Free., artmuseum.princeton.edu, 12:30 p.m.
The Gin Game, Off-Broadstreet Theater, 5 South Greenwood Avenue, Hopewell, 609-466-2766, Bittersweet comedy about residents of a nursing home, portrayed by Carol Mancini and Doug Kline. $29.50 to $31.50 includes dessert., www.off-broadstreet.com, 7 p.m.
Acme Screening Room, Lambertville Public Library, 25 South Union Street, Lambertville, 609-397-0275, Screening of 'Rhymes for Young Ghouls.' $8., www.acmescreeningroom.com, 7 p.m. and 8:40 p.m.
Newcomer's Night, Joy2Dance Studio, 178 Route 206, Hillsborough, 908-431-5146, Workshop for beginner ballroom and Latin dancers. Singles welcome. $20., www.joy2dance.com, 7 p.m.
A New Rising Star, Catch a Rising Star, Hyatt Regency, 102 Carnegie Center, West Windsor, 609-987-8018, Register. $19.50., www.catcharisingstar.com, 8 p.m.
Haunted Club Rat's, Rat's Restaurant, 126 Sculptor's Way, Hamilton, 609-586-0616, An evening of dancing and cocktails. Club setting with DJ. 21 plus. Register., www.ratsrestaurant.org, 10 p.m.
Support Group, Nicotine Anonymous, Lawrence Community Center, 295 Eggerts Crossing Road, Lawrenceville, 609-218-4213, For anyone with a desire to stop using nicotine. Free., www.nicotine-anonymous.org, 7 p.m.
Meditation Circle, Lawrence Library, Darrah Lane and Route 1, Lawrence Township, 609-989-6920, Register., www.mcl.org, 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
War of the Worlds Celebration, Grover's Mill Coffee House, 335 Princeton Hightstown Road, West Windsor, 609-716-8771, Annual Martian invasion at the coffee house features a live re-creation dedicated to the memory of the Orson Welles' 1938 radio broadcast of 'War of the Worlds.' Michael Jarmus, a radio personality and actor on stage and film, hosts the event. He recently appeared at Lincoln Center as the voice of Boris Karloff in a tribute to the legendary actor. He was on McCarter Theater's stage to celebrate 'War of the Worlds' 50th anniversary. The production includes the 1938 radio broadcast and music by area performers. Free., www.groversmillcoffee.com, 7:30 p.m.
Halloween Entertainment, Liberty Village Outlets, 1 Church Street, Flemington, 908-782-8550, Trick-or-treating at participating stores and children's entertainment and Halloween Balloons., www.premiumoutlets.com/libertyvillage, 3:15 p.m.
Brown Bag Series, College of New Jersey, Mildred and Ernest Mayo Concert Hall, Ewing, 609-771-2065, 'On Becoming a Multi-Disciplinary Artist: The Sustainability Question' presented by Aaron Cromie, a Philadelphia-based theater artist. Bring your own lunch. Free., www.tcnj.edu, 12:30 p.m.
Halloween Skies, Raritan Valley College, Planetarium, College Center, North Branch, 908-231-8805, 'Spooky Skies.' Register. $7., www.raritanval.edu, 8 p.m.
Crawly Citters, Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, River Road, New Hope, PA, 215-862-2924, Family program includes a story, an outdoor walk, and a craft. For ages 3 to 8 with an adult. Dress for the weather. $7 for one child with an adult, $3 for each additional child. Register., www.bhwp.org, 10 a.m.
Campus Tours, Princeton International School of Mathematics & Science, 19 Lambert Drive, Princeton, 609-454-5580, Curriculum combines American and Chinese education. E-mail kevin.merges@prismus.org for information., prismus.org, Noon.
Professional Service Group, Princeton Public Library, Free support and networking for unemployed professionals., www.psgofmercercounty.blogspot.com, 10 a.m.
You are here: WWP-Blog


West Windsor Police Reports (11/28/2011)

Nov 28

Written by:
11/28/2011  RssIcon


INCIDENT: MVA/ DWI/ Possession of Cocaine Case # 2011-32737
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 1:04 am
LOCATION OCCURRED: Quakerbridge Rd. overpass of US Route 1
Accused: Timothy F. Metz, 25 years of age, from Princeton NJ
OFFICER: Ptl. Michael McMahon
DETAILS: Ptl. McMahon responded to a motor vehicle crash on Quakerbridge Rd. at US Route 1. During the course of his investigation, Ptl. McMahon determined that the operator of a red Nissan 2 door, involved in the crash, was intoxicated. The driver, Timothy F. Metz, was placed under arrest for DWI at the scene.
While searching Metz, Ptl. McMahon located a case inside of his jacket that contained suspected cocaine and a plastic straw used to ingest the drug.
Metz was transported to headquarters and processed for the arrest. At headquarters, breath tests were also administered.
Prior to being released Metz was issued Criminal Complaints for Possession of Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Metz was also issued Motor Vehicle Summonses for DWI, Reckless Driving, Possessing Drugs in a Motor Vehicle, and Careless driving for his part in the crash.
A future Court date has been set.

INCIDENT: DWI Case # 2011-32899
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 1:00 am
LOCATION OCCURRED: US Route 1 SB @ Nassau Park Blvd.
Defendant: Julia B. O’Brien, 22 years of age, from West Windsor NJ
OFFICER: Ptl. William Jones
DETAILS: Ptl. William Jones observed a silver Nissan SUV pass his location on US Route 1 SB. As the vehicle passed, he observed the driver using a cellular telephone.
Ptl. Jones followed behind the Nissan and stopped it for the violation near Nassau Park Blvd. As Ptl. Jones spoke with the driver, identified as Julia B. O’Brien, she appeared to be impaired and an open bottle of vodka was observed on the passenger side floor.
Ptl. Jones conducted field sobriety tests at the scene, and after doing so, he was convinced that O’Brien was intoxicated.
She was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters. O’Brien was subsequently administered breath tests. Prior to being released O’ Brien was issued motor vehicle summonses for DWI, Reckless Driving, Failure to Use a Hands Free Device While Operating a Motor Vehicle, and Having an Open Container of an Alcoholic Beverage in a Motor Vehicle. A future Court date was set.


INCIDENT: Possession of Marijuana and a Marijuana smoking pipe
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Thursday, November 24, 2011 at 3:08 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: Baylor Place, West Windsor
Accused: Stacy E. Marino, 37 years of age, from New York, NY
OFFICER: Ptl. David Jelinski
DETAILS: Patrol officers responded to a residence on Baylor Place to investigate a burglary alarm activation. While at the scene a rear door was found unsecured. The accused, Stacy E. Marino, arrived on the scene in a black 4 door Subaru and identified herself as a relative of the homeowner.
While Marino was looking for identification in her vehicle, Ptl. Jelinski observed evidence of marijuana use inside the Subaru including a glass- smoking pipe. Marino was visibly nervous and upset.
Also inside the vehicle was a container with suspected marijuana buds inside. Marino was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters.
At headquarters, Marino was processed for the arrest and issued Criminal Complaints for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. She was released pending a future Court date.


INCIDENT: Attempted Burglary Case # 2011-32774
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Thursday, November 24, 2011 between 8 am and 1:54 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: The 300 block of North Post Rd.
Suspect: a white male, about 5’ 11 and 150 lbs., with short brown hair, wearing a white shirt and blue jeans
OFFICER: Ptl. Brian Geraghty
DETAILS: Ptl. Geraghty responded to a residence of the 300 block of North Post Rd. at 1:54 pm to investigate a burglary alarm activation. While searching the premises, Ptl Geraghty observed a wooden handle steel pick- axe laying on the rear deck near a sliding glass door.
The door had fresh pry marks and damage to the door from an apparent burglary attempt. It did not appear that the attempted entry was successful. While police were speaking to nearby residents, a neighbor indicated that she observed the suspect, listed above, walking around the inside fence of the residence just prior to the alarm activation.
The case is under investigation.


INCIDENT: Theft Case # 2011- 32765
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 between 8- 9 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: Whole Foods Supermarket, West Windsor NJ
OFFICER: Ptl. Brian Geraghty
DETAILS: A Newtown Pa woman reported that her wallet and its contents were stolen from her pocketbook while she was shopping in the Whole Foods supermarket between 8-9 pm on Wednesday, November 23, 2011. The victim reported that while she shopped a woman in her 30’s, about 5’03, with short black hair, wearing an all white jump suit was following her and making her uncomfortable. She added the suspect stood near her shopping cart and left the store before she did.


INCIDENT: Theft Case # 2011-32816
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Friday, November 25, 2011 about 1:30 am
LOCATION OCCURRED: Best Buy store, West Windsor
OFFICER: Ptl. Jason Jones
DETAILS: A Trenton woman reported that her wallet and its contents were stolen from her purse in the Best Buy store on Friday, November 25, 2011 between 1:30 – 1:35 am. The victim stated that she went in to the store for about 5 minutes to meet her friend and during that time her wallet was stolen. She did not recall any suspicious people around her but related that the store was very crowded and people were bumping in to each other.


INCIDENT: Theft Case # 2011-32818
DATE & TIME OCCURRED: Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at 4:30 pm
LOCATION OCCURRED: Trader Joe’s store, West Windsor
OFFICER: Ptl. Michael Pitts

DETAILS: A Princeton Junction woman reported that she paid for her items at the Trader Joe’s store at about 4:30 pm on Wednesday, November 23, 2011. She then went to the nearby Whole Foods store to continue shopping and realized her wallet was missing. The victim related that after making her purchase at Trader Joe’s she believed she placed the wallet into her pocketbook. She searched the surrounding areas to no avail.



Location: Blogs Parent Separator Police Blotter

Click for the latest Princeton Junction weather forecast.


You must be logged in and have permission to create or edit a blog.