Each week, Patch combs through the more shocking, surprising and often absurd alleged criminal acts and police-related incidents that unfold throughout New Jersey. Here’s what went on this week for “OMGs from NJ PD.”
And the Parent of the Year Award Goes To… A Manalapan mom learned the shocking (shocking!) result of letting your 11-year-old get behind the wheel of a car—said car plunges into a building. The parental common sense kept right on chugging, as the mom reportedly switched seats with her daughter and sped away from scene. But not fast enough, as an eyewitness took down the license plate info.
He Kneads the Dough: Talk about carbo-loading. Clark’s Bistro 1051 is fighting a doughy man Clark-Garwood Patch has dubbed the Bread Bandit. The bandit has been caught on camera twice and the bistro has seen its bread delivery disappear four times in all.