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Newark Man Charged with Stealing Package in Bloomfield

By rlsmetro on

Authrotiriss in Bloomfield took a man into custody and charged him with stealing packages in the Township Sunday. 

According to Bloomfield Police, officers responded to the area of Second Street on a report of package theft.

Police said a resident observed a Hispanic male, approximately 6 feet tall, on his front porch and steal the package addressed to his second-floor tenant.

Patrol officers located Mr. Jose Perez with the proceeds in his possession on the railroad tracks. 

Police say the package taken contained lotions valued at $190.00 from Bath and Body Works.

Police arrested  Perez and charged him with theft of movable property.

He has a pending court date, police said.