2 arrests connected to Toms River car burglaries

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (WPVI) -- Two people have been arrested in connection to at least 40 car burglaries in Toms River, New Jersey.

Detectives say they caught up with 20-year-old Cody Diaz after a gift card stolen during one of the burglaries was allegedly used by his girlfriend Thursday.

Police were notified and 18-year-old Marissa Huschak was arrested. She was charged with receiving stolen property.

Investigators say Diaz was captured on residential surveillance video breaking in to unlocked cars.

Diaz is being held on $25,000 bail.

Huschak was released pending a later court date.
Copyright © 2019 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.