Bike Theft: On June 8, 2020 at approximately 4 p.m. a bicycle was stolen from the rear property of 56 Prospect Street (apartment building) where the bike was secure. This theft was captured on video surveillance and the actor is described as a light skin male, wearing a blue baseball cap, long jean shorts, gray t-shirt, black face covering and carrying a green backpack. The bike is described as a silver Mongoose Mountain bike. Detective Bureau is investigating.
Shoplifting Arrest: On Sunday June 7, 2020 at approximately 7:30 a.m. an employee at Stop and Shop was able to flag down a South Orange officer in the area of Valley Street advising that officer someone had just stolen items from Stop and Shop. Leon Dock, a 34-year-old Newark resident, was located on Valley Street and was found to be in possession of over $300 dollars worth of seafood. Mr. Dock was placed under arrest and transported to SOPD. Search incident to arrest also revealed drug paraphernalia in Mr. Dock’s possession. Dock was charged with Shoplifting and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and released on a summons.