West Gate Kehillah Hit With Burglaries


lakewoodTwo burglaries, an attempted burglary and an act of vandalism were reported in the West gate neighborhood of Lakewood between 6:32 and 9:51 a.m. yesterday, police said. The first incident reported was at Bais Medrash of Kel Woods, under the leadership of Rav Avrohom Helberg and located at 47 Kelm Woods Avenue, where someone entered through an unlocked rear window, disturbed several tashmishei kedushah and took loose change, said Lt. William Addison.

The second burglary was reported at 8:27 a.m. at 18 Kingsfield Drive where a person entered the home through a back window and took $42 in cash and coins, police said.

An attempted burglary was discovered at 22 Kingsfield Drive and was reported at 9:26 a.m. A window was partially opened but no one entered the home, Addison said.

A vandalism report was taken at 9:51 a.m. at 20 Kingsfield Drive where a window was broken, Addison said.

All residents are reminded to lock windows and doors of their homes and vehicles, Addison said.

Officer Lynn Miller investigated the four incidents.

Anyone with information about suspicious activity in the area is asked to call police at 732-363-0200 ext. 5332.

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