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Man Wanted for More Than a Dozen Car Burglaries in Hopatcong Arrested


A man wanted in connection with a series of car burglaries is now behind bars.

According to police, on Mar. 23rd, Christopher Faulkner was arrested on 19 counts of Burglary, one count of criminal mischief and theft of approximately $2300 worth of property.

These charges came from 19 car burglaries that occurred in Hopatcong between May and June of 2016.

Police say on Mar. 12th results from forensic evidence submitted in this case which linked Faulkner.

Officials brought him in for questioning at which point he admitted to the 19 car burglaries.

Officials said Faulkner’s court date will be this month is Sussex County Superior Court.