Hoboken Police and Fire Blotter: 5/9/2011
Hoboken crime and fire action: May 9, 2011
Various noteworthy incidents, crimes and fire-calls for Monday, May 9, 2011. This post may be updated and “bumped” periodically.
- 1:25am (5/10/2011): Attempted Bike Theft
Reports of a man trying to break the chain on a bike locked up in the area of 6th & Madison Streets.
- 1:10am (5/10/2011): Another Brush Fire!
Hoboken Fire department is en route to yet another brush fire near the Skyline condo building – this time on the Newark Street side! Something sounds fishy! (Either that, or it’s time to water the damn bushes?)
- 11:40pm: Brush Fire
Hoboken Fire department working on a confirmed “mini brush fire” outside 551 Observer Highway (near the Skyline Condo Building). Maybe Tony Soares was so angry he burst into flames?
11:48pm: Was a fire in the bush – suspected to have been started by someone tossing a cig butt out the window at the traffic light. They knocked it down in seconds.
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- 8:15pm: Boat adrift
The NJ State Police contacted HPD – indicating that they were told a boat was adrift somewhere along the Weehawken / Hoboken border. HPD investigating.
- 8:15pm: Fire investigation
“Odors of smoke at 65 Jefferson Street, Apartment 3 – coming from the bedroom.” HFD en route investigating.
More updates to come…