LOCAL MAN CHARGED WITH DUI AFTER POLICE CHASE

The Middle Township Police Department announced the arrest of a local man on charges following a motor vehicle stop on Friday.  Here is a recap of the incident from the Middle Township Police:

On January 28, 2011, Ptl. Jack Trombetta of Middle Township patrol division, attempted to affect a motor vehicle stop on a green Ford van for speeding on SH47 in Goshen.  The green Ford van did not stop for Ptl. Trombetta’s emergency lights and siren and continued to Meadows Edge Drive where it stopped in the driveway of #17.  The driver, later identified as 50 year old Michael Massaro of 17 Meadows Edge Drive, exited the vehicle and ran into a garage.  Ptl. Trombetta and other officers gave chase and arrested Massaro without further incident.  Massaro was charged with Eluding police, Obstruction of justice, DWI and other traffic offenses.  He was lodged in Cape May County Jail in lieu of $5,000. full bail.