71-Year-Old Edison Man Charged With Theft Of Election Campaign Sign

October 26, 2021

EDISON, NJ (MIDDLESEX)–Middlesex County Prosecutor Yolanda Ciccone announces an Edison
Township man has been charged in connection with the theft of an election campaign sign.

On October 25, 2021, Rajendra Joshi, 71, of Edison was served with a complaint-summons and charged with one count of disorderly persons theft by unlawful taking.

An investigation by the Middlesex County Prosecutor’s Office determined that, on October 21, 2021, Rajendra Joshi removed a campaign sign from the lawn of a residence on Dolores Drive without receiving permission of the owner to do so. The investigation is closed.

As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charges against Joshi are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.