Attacker arrested outside victim’s home at midnight

June 29

Shortly after midnight, police were called to the 200 block of Birch Avenue to investigate the report of an intruder.  The 9-1-1 caller, a 28 year old female Princeton resident, reported being awakened by an intruder sexually assaulting her.  The victim was able to exit the house and call 9-1-1.  The intruder was apprehended by responding officers outside the victim’s house.  Further investigation revealed that the accused was in possession of several articles of clothing belonging to the victim. At this time it is believed that the intruder gained access to the home through an unlocked door.

The attacker, a 26-year-old Princeton male, was charged with the following criminal offenses: Aggravated Sexual Assault, Burglary and Theft. Bail was set at $200,000 with no 10 percent posting option. He was taken to the Mercer County Correctional Center that afternoon.

June 28

Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for a local ordinance violation, a 37-year-old Atco male was found to have multiple warrants for his arrest by various jurisdictions with a total bail of $1,108. He was placed under arrest and transported to headquarters where he was processed and released on his own recognizance.

June 27

A random license plate inquiry revealed that a 27-year-old Princeton male had a warrant for his arrest issued by the Princeton Municipal Court for $150. He was stopped and placed under arrest.  He was transported to police headquarters where he was processed, posted bail and was released.

Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for speeding, a 53-year-old New Hope female was found to have a warrant for her arrest issued by the Hopewell Borough Municipal Court in the amount of $79. She was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters where she was processed and released after posting bail.

June 25

Subsequent to a disabled vehicle investigation, a 21-year-old Princeton female was found to have operated a vehicle while under the influence of alcohol or drugs. She was placed under arrest and transported to headquarters where she was processed, issued summonses and released with a pending court date.

License plates were stolen from a vehicle that was parked in the Community Park South parking lot. The theft occurred during the evening hours of June 24.

June 24

Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for driving a vehicle with a suspended driver’s license, a 23-year-old Hamilton female provided false information to police and was also found to be in possession of a stolen driver’s license. She was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters where she was processed and issued summonses with a pending court date. She was charged with Hindering Apprehension, Receiving Stolen Property and Tampering with Public Records.

June 23

An unknown individual stole a woman style Trek mountain bike from the bike rack outside the Princeton Public Library.  The bike was valued at $430. The bicycle was secured with a lock at the time of the theft.

Subsequent to a motor vehicle stop for having an expired inspection sticker, a 31-year-old Princeton male was found to have multiple warrants for his arrest with a total bail of $1,778. He was placed under arrest and transported to police headquarters where he was processed and released after posting bail.

June 22

An unknown individual stole a Razor scooter that was unsecured at a bike rack near the Community Park Pool. The theft occurred on June 21 between noon and 4:30 p.m. The value of the scooter is unknown.

Subsequent to a motor vehicle crash investigation, a 33-year-old Hainesport male provided false information to a police officer and was placed under arrest for hindering apprehension.  Further investigation revealed that he had several warrants for his arrest from various jurisdictions with a total bail of $5,257. The perpetrator was transported to police headquarters were he was processed and later released after bail was posted.

June 21

Subsequent to a harassment investigation, the accused, a 41-year-old Princeton male, was found to have an active warrant for his arrest.  The warrant was issued by the Hamilton Township Municipal Court in the amount of $89. He was placed under arrest and transported to headquarters where he was processed and later turned over to the Hamilton Township Police Department.

An unknown individual stole a Giant 21 speed bicycle that was secured to a bike rack on the first block of Prospect Avenue. The owner reported the theft occurred between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.

An unknown individual stole a Razor scooter and a Mongoose bicycle from the rear yard of a residence on the 200 block of John Street. Both were not locked or secured. The total value was reported to be $210.