Skip to main content
You are the owner of this article.
You have permission to edit this article.
Edit
Wildwood man charged with unlawfully removing ankle monitor

Wildwood man charged with unlawfully removing ankle monitor

{{featured_button_text}}

WILDWOOD — A motor vehicle stop led to the arrest of a Middle Township man who was without his court-ordered ankle bracelet, police said Wednesday.

Officers conducted a motor vehicle stop about 4:20 a.m. Tuesday in the 4600 block of New Jersey Avenue after it was determined the driver, Luis Rosario, 35, had a warrant out for his arrest for unlawfully removing his New Jersey parole-issued ankle device. Removing the monitor and leaving home was a violation of Rosario’s conditions for parole.

Prior to being apprehended, Rosario failed to comply with officers during the arrest process and ran away, police said. He was eventually taken into custody in close proximity to the traffic stop, after attempting to hide in a nearby construction trash bin.

Rosario was charged with resisting arrest, obstruction of justice and violation of his parole status. He was sent to the Cape May County jail.

Sign up for our Crime & Courts newsletter

* I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy.

Related to this story

The best local coverage, unlimited

Sign up for a digital subscription to The Press of Atlantic City now and take advantage of a great offer.

LEARN MORE

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.

PLEASE BE ADVISED: Soon we will no longer integrate with Facebook for story comments. The commenting option is not going away, however, readers will need to register for a FREE site account to continue sharing their thoughts and feedback on stories. If you already have an account (i.e. current subscribers, posting in obituary guestbooks, for submitting community events), you may use that login, otherwise, you will be prompted to create a new account.

Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

Topics

Breaking News