08.14.2016 - Two Couples Scammed Looking for Apartments on Craigslist
On August 14, 2016 police took two reports from a Linden couple and an Elizabeth couple who were scammed out of nearly $5,000 in cash, collectively, answering a bogus ad for a Linden apartment.
08.14.2016 - Pet Cat Found Dead
A 28-year-old Linden man reported to police on August 14th that he found his pet cat, “Teddy”, dead across the street from his house. The animal appeared to be intact and there were no signs of trauma. The owner told officers that he believed that someone is soaking cat food in antifreeze and feeding stray cats to kill them.