Passenger Arrested for Littering; Turned over to Sheriff’s Department for Warrants

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HANOVER TOWNSHIP — Hanover Township Police Officer Carlos Najera arrested Mr. Kenneth Sally, 31, Morristown, for hindering, on Sunday, January 8.

Officer Najera conducted a motor vehicle stop that Mr. Sally was a passenger. During the stop, Mr. Sally threw debris out of his window, including ashes from a cigar and burnt matches.

Officer Najera asked Mr. Sally for his information so he could issue a summons for littering.

Mr. Sally refused to cooperate and was arrested for obstruction.

After being arrested, it was later discovered that Mr. Sally had two active warrants totaling $2,600.00 and a no-bail warrant out of the Morris County Sheriff’s Office.

Mr. Sally was charged with obstruction and hindering and was turned over to the Morris County Sheriffs on the no bail warrant.

Editor’s Note: An arrest or 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.