The are reporting three residential burglaries last week and two attempts.
- On April 9, Manalapan Ptl. Adam Sosnowski responded to a burglary report at a home on Tennent Road at 3:45 p.m. Sosnowski discovered that an individual gained entry to the home by breaking a window in the back of the home. Once inside, the burglar stole money, a laptop computer, a game console and various jewelry, police said. Detective Reginald Grant also responded and processed the scene.
- On April 11, shortly after 8 p.m., a Manalapan woman told Manalapan police that an unknown individual had entered her home on Conover Lane and removed a variety of jewelry, according to police. The 38-year-old woman told police that the burglar had gained entry through an unlocked rear door. Ptl. Joseph DeFilippis, Ptl. Mike Hoppock, and Detective Reginald Grant are investigating this incident.
- At approximately 9:30 a.m. on April 15, an Apache Drive homeowner called the police and reported the theft of two cameras and one bracelet from his home. The homeowner told police that the there items were taken sometime within the past week and that there was no sign of forced entry into his home or any known suspects. Ptl Charles Mazzato took the report.
- Between 9:05 p.m. and 9:45 p.m. on April 13, two male suspects entered a home on Willow Grove Way but cutting the window screen at the back of the home and prying the window open. The men entered into the home through the window and gained access to a green room, police said. Nothing was stolen from the home. The men were seen driving a newer model white Mercedes sports coupe C-Class. The case is pending further investigation and is being handled by Ptl. Robert Herring.
- On April 15 sometime between 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. the front door of a home on Sheridan Road was splintered. The door was double-paned glass and the outer glass was cracked. According to police, it had appeared to be sturck with a blunt object, but no entry into the home was gained by the supposed intruder. The door is valued at $2,700, police said. Ptl. Eric Voorand is investigating.