WALL TOWNSHIP — An off-duty police officer from Long Branch intervened when he spotted one man threatening another with a baseball bat Friday, Det. Lt. Pete Lokerson of Wall police said. Two drivers came to a stop at a traffic light at Rt. 138 and New Bedford Road and left their vehicles, one of whom, 45-year-old… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: December 18th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Long Branch, Monmouth County News, Wall Township | Tags: Long Branch, Monmouth County News, Sgt. Frank Passantino, Wall Township | 1 Comment »
WALL TWP. — A family dog died in a fire that gutted the inside of a house on Friday, police said. Police responded to a home on Leslie Street shortly before 4 p.m. for a report of a structure fire at a private residence. The residents were not home at the time of the fire, but… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: October 26th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Wall Township | Tags: dog died in fire, Monmouth County News, Wall Township | Comments Off on Family dog dies in Wall house fire
WALL — An unidentified gunman stole $3,000 in cash Saturday night from a gas station in a Garden State Parkway rest area near Exit 98, police said. The incident happened at 10:22 p.m. at the Sunoco gas station, said Sgt. First Class Gregory Williams, a State Police spokesman. Williams said the man took out a gun,… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: September 13th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Wall Township | Tags: Exit 98, Garden State Parkway, Monmouth County News, NJ State Police, Wall Township | 1 Comment »
WALL TOWNSHIP – A woman was struck and killed by a car while attempted to walk across State Highway 34 on Tuesday night, Wall Township Police Chief Robert Brice announced Wednesday morning. Shortly before 9 p.m., police responded to the intersection of Highway 34 and Allenwood Road for a report of a pedestrian struck by a… Read the rest of this entry »Posted: August 19th, 2015 | Author: admin | Filed under: Monmouth County News, Wall Township | Tags: Monmouth County News, Wall, Wall Police Chief Robert Brice, Wall Township | Comments Off on Woman killed while crossing highway in Wall
A Howell man who was arrested two weeks ago for masturbating in front of a juvenile in the public bathroom at a fast food restaurant on Route 35 in Wall Township is facing a dozen new charges after additional victims were identified, announced Acting Monmouth County Prosecutor Christopher J. Gramiccioni.
Gregory S. Rittman, 49, of Howell Township, was arrested on Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, after authorities received a report from an employee at a McDonald’s that described lewd behavior witnessed by an 8-year-old juvenile, near the sink in the men’s bathroom of the restaurant. Rittman was charged with one count each of second degree Sexual Assault, third degree Endangering the Welfare of a Child, fourth degree Lewdness and a disorderly persons charge of Harassment. He was released after posting $73,000 bail with no 10-percent option, as set by Monmouth County Superior Court Judge Teresa A. Kondrup-Coyle, J.S.C.
News of Rittman’s October arrest, which included his picture, prompted three additional victims to come forward.admin | Filed under: Crime, Crime and Punishment, Howell, Monmouth County, Monmouth County Prosecutor, Wall Township | Tags: Acting Prosecutor Christopher Gramiccioni, Gergory S. Rittman, Howell, masterbation, McDonald's, Monmouth County Prosecutor's Office, Wall | 2 Comments »