LACEY – A Forked River man with a history of stalking was arrested after a local woman suspected he was following her, police said.
On Dec. 16, a Lacey woman reported a suspicious incident to police. She told police that a man had followed her in a vehicle to her home the night before. The man reportedly returned to her home the next morning, this time pulling into the driveway before leaving the area.
Police later identified the man as 32-year old John O’Neill of Forked River. It was discovered that O’Neill has numerous criminal complaints signed against him for harassment and stalking.
O’Neill was arrested and transported to the Ocean County Correctional Facility.