Media Release - Recovered Missing Person / Resisting Arrest

Incident Type: Recovered Missing Person, Escape, Resisting Arrest, Hindering Apprehension

Date and Time of Incident: 03-30-2014 @ 1236

Victim / City / Age: female, 20 of Northborough MA

Arrested / City / Age: Alex Jean, 27 of New York / Franklin Lambert 19 of New York / Kristen Moriarty 20 of South Orange NJ

Incident Location: Americas Best Inn and Suites

Arresting / Investigating Officer: Detective Bryan Casey

Misc / Other Related Information:

Galloway Police received a 9-1-1 call from a female advising she had been taken against her will and brought from New York to Galloway Township. The female was able to get away from the motel room that she was being held in and run to the Dunkin Donuts on Rt. 30 to call for help. Police responded to her location. It was later determined that the female was a missing person out of Massachusetts. Further Investigation led to the arrest of 3 suspects at the motel for Hindering Apprehension. While in police custody, arrestee Alex Jean had to be transported to ARMC Mainland Division for a medical treatment. Once at the hospital Jean attempted to escape police custody by climbing into the ceiling tiles of the hospital bathroom. Jean was taken into custody as he fell through the tiles in the waiting room of the hospital. Jean was further charged with Escape and Resisting Arrest. Jean was lodged in the Atlantic County Jail Facility in lieu of $35,000.00 bail.


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