Police: $10K of stolen items recovered from NJ thieves

October 15, 2012 6:29:44 PM PDT
Police in Egg Harbor Township have charged a man and woman with stealing more than $10,000 worth of jewelry and collectibles.

Amanda Kelly, 23 of Egg Harbor Township and Michael Piperato, 22, of Galloway Township have been charged with burglary, theft, receiving stolen property and related offenses.

Piperato was also charged with possession of heroin, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Police say the pair burglarized homes, stole items from a storage unit in Egg Harbor Township, and were in possession of property stolen from Pleasantville.

Both Kelly and Piperato are being held at the Atlantic County Jail. Bail for Kelly was set at $50,000, and for Piperato at $25,000.