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Township of Ocean Police Department
Friday January 4th, 2019 :: 10:35 a.m. EST


SUBJECT: Asbury Park Pair Charged with Theft Following a Burglary Investigation

DATE/TIME: December 1st, 2018

LOCATION: Maplewood Avenue Oakhurst, New Jersey

OFFICERS: Detective Steven Walker

ACCUSED: David M. Cherry, 27-year-old Male // Asbury Park, New Jersey
Evan C. Raczkiewiccz, 26-year-old Male // Asbury Park, New Jersey

On December 1st, a residence under construction in the Oakhurst section of the Township was entered and approximately $3000 in construction tools were taken. Detective Steven Walker was assigned to the investigation.

On December 3rd, 2018 Detective walker located proceeds that were stolen from the residence at an Ocean County pawn shop. This led him to David Cherry who was taken into custody on December 17th, 2018 and charged with one count of receiving stolen property. He was released on a criminal summons pending his initial court appearance.
On January 3rd, 2019, following additional investigation by Detective Walker, Evan Raczkiewiccz was located at his residence in Asbury Park and arrested on an outstanding warrant for theft regarding this investigation. He was transported to the county jail pending his initial court appearance.

PREPARED BY: Detective Sergeant Gregory O. Tongring
Public Information Officer
(732) 531-1800

Township of Ocean Police Department
399 Monmouth Road
Ocean Township, NJ 07755

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 732-531-1800

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