North Bergen Man arrested for Bicycle Thefts in Hoboken

John Bofill (39) of North Bergen has been arrested and charged with 4 counts of Burglary, 4 Counts of Theft, Criminal Mischief, Robbery, Burglary Tools, Possession of a Weapon, Possession of a Weapon for unlawful purpose and Bail Jumping according to Hoboken Police.

According to a Police report, Hoboken PD was dispatched to the area of 1st Harrison st on a bicycle theft in progress. After an investigation took place, the suspect was apprehended a short distance away, it is alleged that the suspect threatened to injure the victim with a hypodermic syringe he had in his possession.

While the suspect was being processed, he was recognized as a possible suspect in other bicycle thefts.

The defendant was remanded to the Hudson County Correctional facility.