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Hillside, NJ Police Department
Monday February 22nd, 2010 :: 10:20 p.m. EST


Hillside Police Dept. Incident Report

On February 20 at 12:31 AM police officers attempted to stop a red four door Oldsmobile after observing the driver traveling at a high rate of speed on Route 22 East in the area of the Bloy Street intersection.

However, the Oldsmobile’s driver disregarded the officers’ signal to stop. Officers pursued the driver into Newark where they lost sight of the vehicle on Custer Avenue. Hillside police detectives are investigating.


Sometime between 2:30 PM and 3:00 PM on February 18 a green 1999 Honda CRV was burglarized at 31 Evans Terminal Road.

The passenger window was smashed and cash, blank money orders, and a GPS unit were taken with a total value of $2,957. The incident has been turned over to the Hillside police detective bureau for investigation.


Sylvester F. Holly, 51, of Newark was arrested at 3:59 PM on February 20 when he attempted to shoplift various items valued at $80.50 from Walgreens at 1303 N. Broad Street. Holly was transported to Hillside police headquarters where he was charged with shoplifting and released.

Hillside, NJ Police Department
1409 Liberty Ave
Hillside, NJ 07205

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 973-926-5800

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