April 20, 2013

Police Log: April 20, 2013 — Felony arrest


---- — ELIZABETHTOWN — A Brooklyn man was arrested on forgery charges March 22.

The incident was originally reported at 10:20 a.m. on March 22, according to a State Police blotter entry.

Otar Tsilauri, 57, was arrested about an hour later at 7550 Court St. in the Town of Elizabethtown, the blotter entry said.

Tsilauri was charged with first-degree offer file a false instrument and second-degree possession of a forged instrument, a felony.

A State Police Bureau of Criminal Investigation Investigator did not return three messages left by the Press-Republican for further information.

Tsilauri was never in the custody of the Essex County Sheriff’s Department, according to a sergeant there.

— By Staff Writer Felicia Krieg