Three juveniles were arrested around 6:45 p.m. on Aug. 20 after South Orange police found them looking into parked cars in a private lot off South Orange Avenue. They had bolt cutters. They were charged with possession of burglary tools.
South Orange police are searching for two men they believe tried to break in to a Turrell Avenue residence at 1 a.m. on Aug. 20. A resident reported seeing a light shining in his second-floor bedroom window, and he spotted the two men on the roof of the building next door. Police responding to the call saw two men fitting the description on Centre Street, but they fled on foot through backyards. Police said there was a small cut in the screen of the second-floor window.
A snow blower was stolen from a Fielding Court garage sometime between Aug. 17 and Aug. 19. The resident told police the thief or thieves entered through an unlocked window.