Police investigating rash of burglaries in Newark

January 9, 2013 7:31:48 AM PST
New Castle County Police are investigating a rash of daytime thefts and burglaries happening in two townhouse communities.

The burglaries have been taking place of the course of the last several weeks within the Amberfield and Briargate communities in Newark.

Residents living in the area are being asked to keep their doors and windows locked when not at home.

Anyone with information they feel may be helpful to the investigation is urged to contact police. To contact the New Castle Police by phone, dial 302-573-2800. You can also submit a tip anonymously by going to www.NCCPD.com and following the link for Tips and Alerts.