MONTCLAIR, NJ - Montclair Police officers requested the assistance of the Essex County Sheriff K-9 unit to help in the investigation of a string of burglaries that occurred on December 31. 

Three burglaries occurred within the same timeframe from between approximately 10pm and midnight, Lt. David O'Dowd of the Montclair Police Department  informed TAPinto Montclair. 

The burglaries occurred on Christopher Street, Park Street, and Clarewill Avenue.

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He said, "The K-9 was requested to see if a possible track could be done for the suspect(s)."

These burglaries are still under investigation.