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, 37 of Marlton, New Jersey.
Prosecutor Robertson stated that on August 11th at approximately 2:15 pm, a robbery occurred at the TD Bank located on Mountain Boulevard in Warren Township.
According to authorities, 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.
Officials say 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.
However, on August 21st, 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.
Police charged Dicinti with 2nd degree Robbery and he was lodged in the Somerset County Jail pending a detention hearing.