Po­lice blotter

The Trentonian (Trenton, NJ) - - WEATHER -

The in­for­ma­tion be­low was pro­vided by po­lice un­less oth­er­wise noted.


Caught with PCP: Brian Drum­mond, 35, was re­cently ar­rested af­ter po­lice al­legedly found a vial of PCP in his car dur­ing a traf­fic stop. Of­fi­cials say cops saw Drum­mond make an il­le­gal U-turn around 11:35p.m. Sun­day, spark­ing a mo­tor ve­hi­cle stop. Af­ter he stopped the car, of­fi­cials say, Drum­mond ex­ited the ve­hi­cle and walked away. Af­ter he re­fused or­ders to get back in the car, po­lice es­corted Drum­mond to the rear of the ve­hi­cle and a strug­gle en­sued. Of­fi­cials say the lengthy strug­gle ex­tended into the street, where cops had to wres­tle him onto the ground. Af­ter even­tu­ally

sub­du­ing him, po­lice searched his car and found the vial of PCP. Of­fi­cials say a cop in­jured a fin­ger dur­ing the strug­gle with Drum­mond. Crack and Pot: Amafika Cosby, 40, was ar­rested Wed­nes­day af­ter po­lice al­legedly found him in pos­ses­sion of three grams of crack co­caine and a gram of mar­i­juana. Po­lice en­coun­tered him on Mur­ray Street af­ter a cit­i­zen re­ported open-air drug ac­tiv­ity. Crack Bust: Kevin Robin­son, 47, was ar­rested af­ter de­tec­tives from the Street Crimes Unit al­legedly found him in pos­ses­sion of 18 grams of crack.

Heroin Bust: Jose Sarceno, 30, was ar­rested af­ter cops al­legedly found him in pos­ses­sion of seven decks of heroin.

Pot Bust: Wal­ter Owens, 40, was ar­rested af­ter he al­legedly tossed mar­i­juana upon see­ing de­tec­tives on Lam­ber­ton Street. Of­fi­cials say Owens was with an­other per­son who pointed out de­tec­tives in the area, which sparked Owens to drop a bag and run. Owens was ap­pre­hended af­ter a brief chase, and when cops opened the bag he dropped, they found the pot.


Bur­glary: Some­one stole ap­prox­i­mately $984 in cash, cof­fee and cof­fee prod­ucts from Dunkin’ Donuts on Route 31. The bur­glary hap­pened overnight while the store was closed.

Heroin Bust: Michael Lit­tle, 29, and Arun­abh Sinha, 35, both from Lawrence, were re­cently ar­rested af­ter po­lice found them in pos­ses­sion of heroin and hy­po­der­mic nee­dles. Of­fi­cials say a de­tec­tive en­coun­tered the pair act­ing sus­pi­ciously in­side a busi­ness on Route 31. Fur­ther in­ves­ti­ga­tion re­vealed the drugs and para­pher­na­lia.

DWI: Su­san Kusek, 50, of Lawrence, was ar­rested for driv­ing while in­tox­i­cated af­ter po­lice found her in­side a ve­hi­cle that was miss­ing a front wheel on Hop­kin­son Court. While speak­ing with her, po­lice smelled al­co­hol on her breath, ac­cord­ing to of­fi­cials who say Kusek also failed road­side so­bri­ety tests. In ad­di­tion to DWI, Kusek is charged with reck­less driv­ing, open con­tain­ers of al­co­hol in a ve­hi­cle and re­fus­ing to sub­mit to breath test­ing.


Scam: A res­i­dent of North Har­ri­son Street told po­lice they were con­tacted via cell­phone by a man who claimed the res­i­dent was awarded a $15,000 grant. The caller also told the vic­tim to pay a pro­cess­ing fee of $1,500to re­ceive the grant. The vic­tim then pur­chased $1,500worth of Ap­ple iTunes gift cards and for­warded the se­rial num­bers to the caller. The vic­tim was later un­able claim the grant and un­able to con­tact the caller.

Iden­tity Theft: A res­i­dent told po­lice an un­known per­son opened a line of credit in the vic­tim’s name and gen­er­ated $10,496 in fraud­u­lent, un­paid charges between 2013 and July 2017.

(left to right) Kevin Robin­son, Brian Drum­mond, Jose Sarceno and Amafika Cosby

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