HANOVER — Hanover Township Police Officer Daniel Acquaro arrested both Mr. Jonathan Chacon, 27, from Rahway and Ms. Diana Hanuman, 35, from Bayonne for Shoplifting, on Wednesday, April 28.
Officer Acquaro was at the Wal-Mart investigating a shoplifting complaint involving Mr. Chacon when it was determined Mr. Chacon was under the influence of narcotics.
He was arrested and charged with possession of CDS, possession of a hypodermic needle, and shoplifting. He was also issued motor vehicle summonses for DWI, driving without a license, CDS in a motor vehicle and suspended license.
His passenger Ms. Hanuman was charged with shoplifting and was issued a motor vehicle summons for allowing a suspended driver to operate a vehicle. She was released pending her court date and Mr. Chacon was transported to the county jail pending his court date.
Editor’s Note: An arrest or the signing of a criminal complaint is merely an accusation. Despite this accusation, the defendants are presumed innocent unless and until he or she has been proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.