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Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announces the following information: The Bergen County Regional SWAT Team and the Lyndhurst Police Department are currently on the scene of a barricaded subject at 444 Thomas Avenue in Lyndhurst.  Police initially responded to the address at approximately 4:13 p.m. on Tuesday, May 3, 2022, and they have been in contact with an individual in that residence since that time. No other individuals are believed to be in the home. Residents are advised to avoid the area of 444 Thomas Avenue, and additional information will be released as it becomes available.  …

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For Immediate Release:                                       May 3, 2022                                      Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of SUN MIN GRACE YOO CHAN (DOB: 1/10/1986; married; educational counselor) of 159 Monroe Avenue, River Edge, NJ on charges of murder, aggravated assault, and child endangerment.  The arrest is the result of an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the River Edge Police Department under the direction of Chief Michael Walker. On Tuesday, March 29, 2022, at approximately 7:30 A.M., the River Edge Police Department received a 911 call reporting an infant not breathing.  Upon their arrival at the residence, officers found a 3-month-old unresponsive male infant.  The child was transported to Hackensack University Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased on April 1, 2022.  An investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the River Edge Police Department revealed that…

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For Immediate Release:April 29, 2022Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of ULISES RAMIREZ ARGUETA (DOB: 1/10/1991; married; landscaper) of Englewood, NJ, who was already in custody at the Bergen County Jail, on new charges of criminal attempt/sexual assault, endangering the welfare of a child and criminal sexual contact. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Englewood Police Department under the direction of Officer-in-Charge Deputy Chief Thomas Greeley. On Friday, April 15, 2022, the Englewood Police Department contacted the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit regarding the alleged sexual assault of a child. An investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Englewood Police Department revealed that ULISES RAMIREZ ARGUETA sexually assaulted the child, who was 16 years old or younger, in Englewood, NJ on one occasion. As a result…

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For Immediate Release:April 26, 2022Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of CHARLES J. AMOROSSO (DOB: 9/06/1986; married; police sergeant) of Northvale, NJ on a charge of theft. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love. On February 25, 2022, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office received information that Northvale Police Department Sergeant CHARLES AMOROSSO made cash withdrawals and transferred money out of multiple PBA (Police Benevolent Association) bank accounts without authorization. An investigation revealed that, in his role as treasurer of the PBA, AMOROSSA used PBA funds in excess of $75,000 for his own personal benefit. As the result of the investigation, on April 25, 2022, CHARLES AMOROSSO was charged with second-degree theft, N.J.S.A. 2C:20-3a. AMOROSSO was suspended from his duties as a police officer, and is scheduled for a first appearance in Central Judicial…

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For Immediate Release:April 20, 2022Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of MATHEW AWOJOBI (DOB: 1/15/1959; divorced; security guard) of 159 Pomona Avenue, Newark, NJ on arson-related charges. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Moonachie Police Department under the direction of Chief Richard Behrens. At approximately 6:54 p.m. on Monday, April 18, 2022, the Moonachie Police Department received a report of a brush fire in the area of 140 State Street, Moonachie, NJ. Upon their arrival to the area, officers found a large area of brush fully engulfed in fire. The fire was subsequently extinguished by the Moonachie Fire Department. An investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the Moonachie Police Department revealed that MATHEW T. AWOJOBI had intentionally set the fire. On April 19, 2022,…

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For Immediate Release:                                       April 18, 2022                                               Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of VINCENT P. INCALCATERRA (DOB: 9/28/2000; single; unemployed) of 353 Maple Avenue, Lyndhurst, NJ on child pornography and child endangerment charges. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love. On Thursday, April 14, 2022, members of the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Cyber Crimes Unit executed a search warrant at the residence of VINCENT P. INCALCATERRA during the course of a months-long Internet child pornography investigation.  The investigation revealed that INCALCATERRA used the Internet to view, download, possess, and distribute files depicting nude and/or sexually explicit prepubescent children.  In addition, INCALCATERRA used social media to engage in sexually explicit dialogue and video chats with children, some of whom he convinced to undress on camera. As a result of the investigation, VINCENT P.

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For Immediate Release: April 14, 2022 Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of MATTHEW SULLIVAN (DOB: 8/16/1989; single; mechanic) of 211 David Drive, North Syracuse, NY on a charge of possession with the intent to distribute marijuana in a quantity greater than 25 pounds. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love. On April 13, 2022, an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotic Task Force revealed that MATTHEW SULLIVAN was transporting bulk amounts of suspected marijuana through Bergen County. During this investigation, a search was conducted on SULLIVAN’S vehicle in Ridgefield Park, NJ. That search revealed approximately 40 pounds of suspected marijuana. SULLIVAN was arrested at the scene of the search. MATTHEW SULLIVAN was charged with first-degree possession with the intent to distribute marijuana in a quantity greater than 25 pounds, N.J.S.A.

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For Immediate Release: April 13, 2022 Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of ULISES RAMIREZ ARGUETA (DOB: 01/10/1991; married; landscaper) of Englewood, NJ on charges of aggravated sexual assault, burglary, and endangering the welfare of a child. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Englewood Police Department under the direction of Chief Jason Love. On Monday, April 11, 2022, the Englewood Police Department contacted the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Special Victims Unit regarding the alleged sexual assault of a woman. An investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and the Englewood Police Department revealed that ULISES RAMIREZ ARGUETA unlawfully entered the victim’s home, sexually assaulted her, and endangered the welfare of three children who were present at the residence in Englewood. As a result of the investigation, on Monday, April 11, 2022, ULISES RAMIREZ ARGUETA was arrested in…

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For Immediate Release: April 13, 2022 Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of LUKE NATOLI (DOB: 6/29/2003; single; student) of 143 Nottingham Road, Ramsey, NJ, on charges of false public alarm, terroristic threats, and harassment. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love and the Montvale Police Department under the direction of Chief Joseph Sanfilippo. On Tuesday, April 12, 2022, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office was notified by the Montvale Police Department that an unknown telephone caller using technology to anonymize his calling line identity (“caller ID”) placed a telephone call to a Bergen County high school official claiming that he was going to bring a gun to a sport’s practice that afternoon. First responders and school officials took measures to ensure the safety of the campus while members of the Bergen County Prosecutor’s…

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For Immediate Release: April 7, 2022 Bergen County Prosecutor Mark Musella announced the arrest of ANDERSON GERMAN-JAVIER (DOB: 1/28/1995; single; construction worker) of 3332 Kipp Street, Philadelphia, PA on money laundering and possession of controlled dangerous substance offenses. The arrest is the result of an investigation conducted by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office under the direction of Chief Jason Love. On April 6, 2022, an investigation by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office Narcotic Task Force revealed that GERMAN-JAVIER was transporting bulk amounts of currency and suspected narcotics through Bergen County. During this investigation, a search was conducted on GERMAN-JAVIER’s vehicle in Fort Lee, NJ that revealed an electronically operated after-market hidden compartment containing $15,000 in cash, in addition to small amounts of heroin and fentanyl. GERMAN-JAVIER was arrested at the scene of the search. ANDERSON GERMAN-JAVIER was charged with third-degree money laundering less than 75 thousand dollars, N.J.S.A. 2C:21-25a; third-degree…

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