Marlton Man Arrested in Warren Township Bank Robbery
Warren Township, NJ
NEWS RELEASE - Somerset County Prosecutor Michael H. Robertson, Chief of County Detectives John W. Fodor and Warren Township Chief of Police William Keane announced the arrest of Eric Dicinti, age 37 of Marlton, New Jersey.
Prosecutor Robertson stated that on August 11, 2018, at approximately 2:15 pm, a robbery occurred at the TD Bank located on Mountain Boulevard in Warren Township. It was reported that a male, approximately 6’ with a dark beard and glasses, entered the bank wearing a dark polo shirt, dark pants and a baseball cap, demanding money from the bank teller. The bank teller turned over an undisclosed amount of money to the male based on his demands and he left the bank without incident.
Warren Township Police Department officers responded to the bank, along with detectives from the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Crime Scene Investigation Unit who processed the scene. Further investigation conducted by the Somerset County Prosecutor’s Office Major Crimes Unit and the Warren Township Police Department Detective Bureau, led to the identification of defendant Dicinti as a suspect. On Tuesday, August 21, 2018, the Warren Township Police Department executed search warrants on Dicinti’s residence and vehicles which yielded evidence linking defendant Dicinti to the robbery.
The Warren Township Police Department arrested defendant Dicinti without incident. Defendant Dicinti was charged with 2nd degree Robbery and lodged in the Somerset County Jail pending a detention hearing.
Prosecutor Robertson, Chief Fodor and Chief Keane request anyone with information to contact the Somerset County Prosecutors Office Major Crimes Unit at (908) 231-7100 or the Warren Township Police Department at (908) 753-1000 or via the STOPit app. The STOPit app allows citizens to provide anonymous reports including videos and photos. STOPit can be downloaded to your smart phone for free at the Google Play Store or Apple App Store, access code: SOMERSETNJ.
Information can also be provided through the Somerset County Crime Stoppers’ Tip Line at 1-888-577-TIPS (8477) or online at www.888577tips.org or at www.scpo.net and click on either “Crime Stoppers” or “TIPS HOTLINE”. All anonymous Crime Stopper tips will be kept confidential.
Note: We are required by the Rules of Court to include herein a statement explaining that the charges are merely an accusation and that the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.