Rash of car break-ins in Egg Harbor Township

January 3, 2011 5:53:20 PM PST
Authorities are investigating a rash of vehicle burglaries in Egg Harbor Township.

The incidents took place in the McKee City section of the township in the early morning hours of Monday. Police say the suspect or suspects smashed windows to vehicles and removed valuables.

The person shown in surveillance video used one of the victim's credit cards at a local convenient store to make a purchase shortly after the burglary occurred.

The suspect appears to be a Caucasian or Hispanic male in his 20's, about 6' tall and 200 pounds. He has an earring in his left ear and possibly a tattoo on the back of his neck.

Anyone able to identify the individual is asked to contact the Egg Harbor Township Police Criminal Investigations Bureau at 609-926-4051 or Atlantic County Crime Stoppers at www.crimestoppersatlantic.com or 1-800-658-TIPS (8477) for a possible cash reward leading to the arrest and indictments of the persons involved in the crime.