Bear man apprehended for robbery
|Date:||January 12, 2017|
On Jan. 12, 2017, Middletown Police responded to the intersection of N. Ramunno Dr. and Ash Blvd. for the report of a robbery with a weapon. Investigation revealed a black male wearing a mask exited a vehicle, approached the victim and displayed what is believed to be a firearm and removed the victim’s cellular phone. The suspect was identified as Isaiah Dejesus, 18, of Bear. Police obtained an arrest warrant for robbery first degree and possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony and took Dejesus into custody. Police also recovered the mask believed to be used in the incident. Dejesus was arraigned via JP Court and received a $41,000 secured bail. Dejesus was transported to Vaughn Correctional Facility in lieu of posting bail.