BLOOMFIELD, NJ - Bloomfield police arrested Rut Garcia, 26 and Rafael Rodriguez, in connection with the January 22 burglary of the Havana Restaurant on Bloomfield Avenue. Both are residents of Newark and were arrested at their homes.

Police searched their homes and found recovered what was stolen from the restaurant. 

Garcia and Rodriguez were both charged with burglary, theft, and conspiracy to commit burglary. They are both being held at the Essex County Correctional Facility.

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Bloomfield Police Director Samuel DeMaio is extremely pleased with the quick work by the detectives in bringing these suspects to justice. “We will work tirelessly to rid our township of those who choose to come here for the purpose of conducting criminal activity.” is an online newspaper serving the Township of Bloomfield. TAPinto Bloomfield is the only locally owned news organization in the township. TAPinto Bloomfield is accredited by the New Jersey Press Association. Sign up for our FREE daily eNews and follow us on Facebook and Twitter @BloomfieldTAP.

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