On Tuesday, February 11, 2020, Omar Deas (20) of East Orange was indicted before a grand jury at Union County Superior Court in Elizabeth. The charge of Burglary in the 3rd Degree stemmed from burglaries to multiple motor vehicles parked in the area of Wilshire Drive and N. 6th St on July 1, 2019. Detectives were able to identify Deas by collecting residential home surveillance system footage along with forensic evidence recovered at the scene. He is currently being house in the Essex County Jail on unrelated charges.
On Tuesday, February 11, 2000, Stephanie Bana (24) of Kenilworth was indicted before a grand jury at Union County Superior Court in Elizabeth. Those charges were the result of an investigation for an employee of Dunkin' Donuts in Kenilworth accused of stealing cash from the business. Kenilworth PD detectives charged Bana with 3rd Degree Theft and she is currently awaiting trial.