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Man Busted on Sex Warrant Shows Fake ID, Cops Say

Dover man had sexual contact with minor in South Carolina, police report.

A routine motor vehicle stop led Washington Township Police to an arrest warrant for a man who allegedly had sexual contact with a minor, Lt. Art Adams said.

Just after 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Officer Michael Hade stopped a white van on Route 46 for a motor vehicle violation, Adams said. While speaking with a passenger in the vehicle, Hade discovered the man provided false identification, Adams said.

Edwin Cabrera-Canales, 25, of Dover was then taken to police headquarters for further investigation, Adams said. At that point it was learned Cabrera-Canales had an active criminal sexual conduct with a minor warrant out of Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office in South Carolina.

Cabrera-Canales was lodged in Morris County Correctional Facility awaiting extradition to South Carolina. He was charged with providing false information to a law enforcement official and riding on parts not intended for passenger.

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Woody February 07, 2013 at 09:34 PM
(Sarcasm button pressed) These damn LV cops always following people too closely and on 46. This poor decent man is minding his own business and look what happens to him. Probably thought he was an underage drinker! LOL Sarcasm button released...........Good job guys! Keep this filth out of our town
Jason Koestenblatt (Editor) February 08, 2013 at 04:22 PM
I've deleted all comments that have nothing to do with this article. A discussion about U.S. Senators and their illegal actions - alleged or otherwise - has nothing to do with a man from Dover with a warrant from South Carolina, arrested in Washington Township. Thanks.
John Need February 08, 2013 at 05:01 PM
As usual, suppress the freedom of speech...Thanks for the freedom Jason.
Jason Koestenblatt (Editor) February 08, 2013 at 05:24 PM
Hey John - Thanks for the comment. I wouldn't consider this suppressing your freedom of speech. At Patch, we appreciate if our users would keep their comments to the topic at hand so the discussion doesn't float too far afield. When that happens, our terms of service are usually violated and nothing positive comes from the conversation. Feel free to contact me at 908-310-6898 or jason.koestenblatt@patch.com if you'd like to discuss this further. Thanks!
HistorianWT February 08, 2013 at 05:52 PM
"""He was charged with providing false information to a law enforcement official and riding on parts not intended for passenger."""" Wha? Was this related to the minor charge?
Thomas Lotito February 08, 2013 at 06:42 PM
I support Jason, for cleaning up these threads. Now let's elevate the discourse and have a worthwhile debate.
Llama Tostito February 08, 2013 at 06:46 PM
No one likes you.
Not Again! February 08, 2013 at 08:35 PM
White Van - Sex Offender....can't make this stuff up.

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