Toms River man accused of looting restaurant – twice in five days
OCEAN TOWNSHIP, Monmouth County - The Toms River man accused of ransacking a family-operated restaurant and grocery on September 24, is charged for allegedly looting it again five days later - one day after answering charges for the first incident.
Kevin Soloman, 29, returned to the Monmouth County Correctional Institution in Freehold on September 29, hours after a suspect fitting his description was reported to have looted The Greek Spot, in Ocean Township, at about 9:23 AM.
Police there said that it was about 14 hours since he was released from custody at 7:30 PM on September 28, following his initial court appearance. He had been in the Monmouth County lockup since his original arrest on September 27.
Soloman was tracked down in Neptune Township, where detectives apprehended him on a burglary warrant issued in Asbury Park.
Soloman is charged with burglary, theft, criminal mischief, possession of burglary tools, and possession of heroin, drug paraphernalia and syringes, and awaits a new initial court date.
Charges are accusations. Defendants are presumed innocent unless, and until, found guilty in a court of law.