Student accused of fabricating armed robbery
A Seton Hall University student has been charged after filing a false police report in the Municipal Court of South Orange that was reported to have happened in the early hours of Nov. 6.
Taylor Bromberg, 18, a resident of Manalapan, N.J., was arrested on Nov. 6 at approximately 2:00 a.m, according to to the SOPD crime blotter.
At approximately 2:30 a.m.on Nov. 6 a Pirate Alert was broadcast to the University community stating the student reported she was the victim of an armed robbery.
According to the alert, the student said the robbery took place while she was walking at Tichenor Ave. and Irvington Ave.
According to the SOPD crime blotter, the detective assigned to the case determined that the alleged incident did not take place and was in fact fabricated.
Bromberg has since been processed and released, according to the blotter.
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