Jul 28, 2014

$4K in Perfume Stolen From Abercrombie, Cops Say

And a Branchburg man is arrested for shoplifting from Wegmans.

$4K in Perfume Stolen From Abercrombie, Cops Say

Bridgewater Township Police are investigating a report that someone stole a total of 92 bottles of perfume from around 2:17 p.m. Aug. 29.

According to police, the report was that someone entered the store and removed the perfume from a display shelf, before exiting the store without paying.

Police said the perfume was valued at a total of $4,968.

Bridgewater Township Police are also investigating other reports of burglary and theft from Aug. 27.

A Long Valley resident reported at 9:46 a.m. Aug. 27 that someone had broken into her vehicle while it was parked on 1011 Route 22 West between Aug. 24 and Aug. 27.

In addition, a township resident reported at 7:35 a.m. Aug. 27 that someone broke into her vehicle sometime overnight.

The resident reported, police said, that the person stole items from the vehicle valued at a total of $1,128.

Ronald Ascolse Jr., 33, of Branchburg, was charged with shoplifting after he was allegedly found with merchandise from .

The items, police said, were valued at $107.32.

Ascolse was processed and released.

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