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May 06, 2019

Middletown Police Blotter- April 7 to April 20

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The following media release contains information pertaining to arrests and police activities for the Middletown Twp. Police Department during the time period of April 7, 2019 through April 20, 2019.

During the period of April 7, 2019 through April 20, 2019, the Middletown Twp. Police Department responded to 2,012 calls for service, including 173 first aid calls, 85 burglar alarms, and 86 motor vehicle crashes.

Police officers arrested 29 individuals, including 6 for outstanding bench warrants and 3 for domestic violence.  Arrests are as follows:

Christopher McKnight, age 32, from Middletown, was arrested by Detective Keith Hirschbein for burglary, theft of property and credit card theft.  McKnight was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, Freehold.

Benjamin Affuso, age 32, from Jersey City, was arrested by Detective John Mele for lewdness and endangering the welfare of a child.  Affuso was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, Freehold.

Joseph Spero, age 21, from Middletown, was arrested by Officer Thomas Meckier for a contempt of court warrant.  Spero was processed and released after posting bail.

Megan Doherty, age 32, from Leonardo, was arrested by Officer Ryan Pigott for driving under the influence.  Doherty was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Julie Mosher, age 34, from Middletown, was arrested by Officer Nicholas Zubkow for driving under the influence.  Mosher was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Nancy Rendenna, age 46, from Keansburg, was arrested by Officer Eric Van Schaack for a contempt of court warrant, possession of a controlled dangerous substance, and drug paraphernalia.  Rendenna was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Omar Ortiz, age 50, from Middletown, was arrested by Officer Nicholas Haines for contempt of court warrants.  Ortiz was processed and released after posting bail.

Kevin Breaux Jr., age 38, from Keansburg, was arrested by Detective Keith Hirschbein for carjacking and possession of marijuana under 50 grams.  Breaux was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, Freehold.

Doni Gray, age 41, from Middletown, was arrested by Officer Ryan Pigott, for a contempt of court warrant.  Gray was processed and released to Wall Township Police Department.

Joseph Inghilleri Jr., age 46, from Jackson, was arrested by Officer Frank Mazza for a contempt of court warrant.  Inghilleri was processed and released to the Monmouth County Sherriff’s Department.

John Specht 5th, age 20, from Keansburg, was arrested by Special Officer James Courtney for possession of marijuana under 50 grams.  Specht was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Patrick Conroy, age 32, from Middletown, was arrested by Officer Larisa Doriety for disorderly conduct.  Conroy was processed and released on a summons complaint.

William Gaines, age 22, from Asbury Park, was arrested by Special Officer James Courtney for possession of marijuana under 50 grams.  Gaines was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Taheem Brown, age 26, from Matawan, was arrested by Officer Joshua Midose for a contempt of court warrant.  Brown was processed and released after posting bail.

Caitlin Monahan, age 23, from Keansburg, was arrested by Officer Christian Clark for a contempt of court warrant.  Monahan was processed and released after posting bail.

Michael Cutler, age 59, from Keansburg, was arrested by Officer Ryan Pigott for possession of marijuana under 50 grams and drug paraphernalia.  Cutler was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Craig Evans, age 22, from Brick, was arrested by Officer Salvatore Albanese for possession of marijuana under 50 grams, drug paraphernalia, and driving under the influence.  Evans was processed and released on a summons complaint.

Dante Underwood, age 28, from Cliffwood, was arrested by Officer Sean Barry for harassment.  Underwood was processed and lodged at the Monmouth County Correctional Institution, Freehold.

James Dilillo, age 49, from Middletown, was arrested by Officer Eric Van Schaack for driving under the influence.  Dilillo was processed and released on a summons complaint.

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For the February-March police blotter, click here.

A person that has been arrested or charged with an offense is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Additionally, except in specific circumstances, arrest and complaint information and names of those charged may be released.