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Burglars Strike Same Neighborhood Twice in 24 Hours

Moorestown Police are investigating two weekend break-ins in which electronics and jewelry were stolen.

are investigating two residential burglaries that occurred within 24 hours of each other in the same neighborhood.

Police responded to the 500 block of Devon Road Saturday after a resident returned home and discovered someone had broken into their home by prying open a window. Electronics and jewelry were stolen, police said. The resident was out between 4-11:45 p.m.

On Sunday, police responded to another burglary on the 600 block of Covington Terrace, just around the corner from the Devon Road break-in. The burglar(s) had also pried open a window at the Covington Terrace residence and stole jewelry, police said, while the resident was out between 11:45 a.m. and 1 p.m.

Police urge anyone with information that could assist in these investigations to contact them at 856-914-3092.

If you see suspicious activity, don’t hesitate—contact the police department by calling 911.

that guy January 23, 2012 at 10:33 PM
These are burglaries, not robberies. They don't cut phone lines, cuz their whole purpose of to be there when ur not.
Frank January 24, 2012 at 02:14 AM
Helen is correct in reporting that phone and cable lines are being cut in these burglaries. Mtown Talker, or shall we say, Mayor John Button knows this to be true, right Mayor?
Mtown Talker January 24, 2012 at 02:41 AM
Now, wait a minute. "that guy" and "Helen" talked about phone and cable lines
Chris Welch January 24, 2012 at 01:23 PM
Why would a burglar cut a cable TV Line ? BTW, no lines were cut. I live across the street from the 2nd house broken into. Stop spreading stupid lies.
Chris Welch January 24, 2012 at 01:31 PM
Don't know why I bother responding to RR/ Helen/ Frank, since I'd take bets it's the same goof. Police (5 or 6) were out as soon as it was reported. Talking to neighbors, gathering info, letting people know what happened. An email (notifying people what happened) was sent out (within hours) to anyone that is registered on the township system.

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