BURGLARY/THEFT

Wednesday, April 10—Theft of a delivered package, containing clothing items and golf balls, from the front porch of a North Mountain Avenue home. The suspect is described as an African-American male, wearing a red sweatshirt and brown pants.
Wednesday, April 10—Burglary to an Elm Street residence. Numerous rooms in the home were rummaged through. Cash and a wristwatch were taken.
Friday, April 12—Theft of a license plate off of a parked vehicle on North Fullerton Avenue.
Friday, April 12—Theft of a delivered package, containing small electronics, from the front of a Cambridge Road home.
Monday, April 15—Theft of a bicycle from a residential garage on Draper Terrace.
Monday, April 15—Theft of a wallet and GPS Unit from an unlocked vehicle parked on Maple Avenue.

ARRESTS

Saturday, April 13—A 27-year-old woman from Paterson, was arrested on Walnut Street for an open warrant out of Newark.
Sunday, April 14—Omar Soriano, 31, of Newark, was arrested on Glenridge Avenue and charged with hindering, resisting and trespassing after being observed attempting to damage a vehicle. He fled the scene on foot, resulting in a short foot pursuit. He was also found to have an open warrant out of Union City.  

VANDALISM

Sunday, April 14—An unknown person knocked over a large planter in front of Nicolo’s Italian Bakery and Deli, 6 Baldwin St. and then threw a brick through the glass front door. This incident occurred after business hours when the store was closed.

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