Release* Date: August. 10, 2009
County Prosecutor’s Office
*News Release* Date: August. 10, 2009
Police officer pleads guilty to shoplifting
David Yanvary, (DOB 7/21/54) of 2606 Wildberry Court, Edison, pleaded guilty to a single count of shoplifting, admitting he took items from a Shop-Rite on March 17, 2009, and did not pay for them.
a plea agreement negotiated with Middlesex County Assistant Prosecutor
guilty plea was accepted by Superior Court Judge Frederick P. DeVesa, who said
he will sentence the defendant on October 20, 2009, at the Middlesex County
Yanvary was charged with the disorderly persons offense on March 31, 2009, after a police investigation determined he had taken a DVD movie, “Role Models,’’ a jar of honey, cooking oil and an aromatic candle from the supermarket.
Edison Police Director Brian Collier said inappropriate behavior, such as Yanvary’s, will not be tolerated. ‘’His case makes an excellent example of how this police department and the county prosecutor’s office protect the integrity of all those officers who serve honorably,’’ the director said.