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SHREWSBURY POLICE BLOTTER

Activity reports, unedited, as provided by the Shrewsbury Police Department for the period of July 13 to July 19, 2013.

call-in-the-authoritiesReport of Theft in the area of Yale Drive occurring sometime over the winter months. Victim reports jewelry taken from home by unknown subject(s) sometime between Thanksgiving and March. Damages totaling $5,812.00. Ptl Mary Ellen Jennings investigating.

Report of Forgery in the area of Sycamore Avenue on 7/18/13. Victim reports prescription pad taken and used by unauthorized subject. Ptl. Tracy Polk investigating.

Arrests

Juvenile male arrested on 7/14/13 in the area of Elm Lane for Possession of Controlled Dangerous Substance . Juvenile later released to guardian by Ptl. Jessica Boyd.

Shane D. McGovern, male age 18 of Shrewsbury was arrested on 7/15/13  for Terroristic Threats in the area of Patterson Avenue by Sgt. Louis Fitzgerald.

Amy Matheny, female age 43 of Keansburg was arrested on 7/15/13 for Contempt of Court in the area of Sycamore Avenue by Ptl. Frank Neary.

Jessica P. McLean, female age 25 of Eatontown was arrested on 7/17/13  for Posession of Controlled Dangerous Substance with Intent to Distribute in the area of Broad Street by Sgt. Michael Gallagher.

 

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HOUSING CRUNCH
Demolition begins for new apartments at Globe Court and Mechanic Street.
FEELING SNAPPY
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TUB TIME
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CHECK IT OUT
A bench outside the Red Bank Public Library provided a serene view of our beautiful Navesink River Monday evening.
WAYWARD SLIM JIM
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YAPPY TOGETHER
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YELLOW RAINCOAT DAY
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STOP. JUST STOP.
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RECORDS SKIP INTO TOWN
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GOING UP?
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TREEBIRTH
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RIVERSIDE FLOW
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VOLUNTEERS GET INTO THE WEEDS
Toting plastic trash bags, 51 volunteers conducted a walking litter cleanup on Red Bank's West Side Saturday.
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POPE OKS ORATORY
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RED BANK: NEW MURAL BRIGHTENS CORNER
RED BANK: Lunch Break founder Norma Todd is depicted in a mural painted this week on the front of the newly renovated social service agency.