Montclair Crime: Theft, Burglary, Suspicious Activity

March 12, 2021 (Warman Street): The complainant reported that $500.00 in cash was removed from her purse. She believes a passenger in her vehicle was responsible for the theft.

March 12, 2021 (Walnut Street): Management at Panzano Pizzeria reported a theft of cooking oil from their exterior oil containers. At the time of the report, the amount and value of the oil was still being determined.

Burglary / Attempted Burglary
March 12, 2021 (North Mountain Avenue): The resident reported that an unsecured shed in the rear of their property was entered. Missing at this time was an adult sized, gray, “Roll Sport” bicycle with black handle bars and a black basket on the front handlebars. The bicycle was purchased for $469.10.

March 15, 2021 (Park Street): The complainant reported that he arrived to his office and discovered pry marks on his office door. Entry did not appear to have been gained. The incident reportedly occurred between 3 PM March 13, 2021 and 3 PM March 15, 2021.

Suspicious Activity

March 13, 2021 (Bellevue Avenue): The resident reported that while inside of his residence, he heard a loud “thud” at his front door followed by the voice of a male. Upon investigating, he did not observe anybody but did notice a clip on the storm door ($10.00 value) was damaged.

Sergeant Terence Turner, Montclair Police Department

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