Bayonne Police Blotter

The following report was sent out by the Bayonne Police Department early today.

Crimes Reported on January 3rd.

  • On January 3rd, around 5.28pm a 67 year old male victim of Bayonne reports that as he was walking on West 50th Street, two unknown males assaulted him and attempted to take the victim’s bottle of wine that he had just purchased. The victim was able to fight off the attackers and the actors fled the scene without the victim’s property. The victim suffered injuries to his wrist and nose.

Arrests Reported on January 3rd

  • George Edward Silva Jr. Male 49 of West 3rd Street, Bayonne, was taken into custody at 1218 hours from the area of 22nd Street and Prospect Avenue for narcotic offenses. Silva was charged with Possession of Cocaine and Heroin.
  • 51-year-old Ervin Morris of Van Nostrand Avenue, Jersey City, NJ was taken into custody at 1919 hours from ShopRite for shoplifting $160.26 worth of merchandise.