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Burglaries and Auto Accident in Maplewood

Maplewood Police Department

Monday, March 31, 2014 • 6:19pm

MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The following items were reported by the Maplewood Police Department:

March 26, 2014; Burglary; Between 11 AM and 3 PM entry was gained to a residence on Irvington Ave.  Clothing and jewelry were reportedly stolen from the home.

March 29, 2014; Auto Accident: At approximately 9:40 PM, two pedestrians, a 49 year old female and 51 year old male were struck by a vehicle that was backing up on Maplewood Avenue near Inwood Pl.  The 21 year old driver was issued two summonses.  Both pedestrians were injured and were transported to University Hospital for treatment.

March 30, 2014; Burglary; At approximately 2:10 AM officers responded to an alarm activation at a business on Prospect Street.  Upon their arrival, it was discovered that entry had been forced into the business and cash had been stolen from the register.

All incidents are currently under investigation by the Detective Bureau.  Residents are asked to practice good crime prevention techniques and secure their homes, garages and automobiles when left unattended.

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