Daytime Burglaries in Maplewood
Tuesday, October 22, 2013 • 3:06pm
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The following items were reported by the Maplewood Police Department:
October 15, 2013: Robbery; At approximately 830 PM a 16 year old juvenile male was walking home on Tuscan Rd and was approached by a group of juvenile males. He was struck with an unknown object and knocked to the ground before having his backpack and cell phone taken.
October 15, 2013: Burglary; During the daytime hours, entry was forced to a home on Menzel Ave and a bicycle stolen.
October 15, 2013: Burglary; During the daytime hours, a home on South Pierson Rd was entered and a Ipad and jewelry were stolen.
October 17, 2013: Burglary; Between 830 AM and 10 AM a home on Oakview Ave was entered and an Ipad was stolen.
October 18, 2013: Burglary; During the daytime hours, entry was made to a home on Irvington Ave and laptop and cash were stolen.
October 18, 2013: Stolen Vehicle; Two Dodge Caravans were reported as being stolen from 50 Burnett Ave during the overnight hours. Both were recovered the same day.
October 20, 2013; Stolen Vehicle; Sometime around midnight a Jeep Cherokee was stolen from a residence on Valley St.
All incidents are currently under investigation by the Detective Bureau. Residents are asked to practice good crime prevention techniques and secure their garages and automobiles when left unattended.