A burglary of a residence on Gates Avenue in Montclair was reported on Jan. 9.
A home on Gates Avenue was burglarized of more than $4,500 worth of Apple electronic products and jewelry during the day last week, according to Montclair police. A female tenant told police she left the the home at about 6:30 a.m. on Jan. 9 and when she returned a little before 4 p.m. she found a piece of her rear door cut out and the door unlocked. Someone had cut a 4 by 4 inch square in the door in order to reach in and unlock the door, according to police. The tenant reported a cache of electronics missing and various jewelry, totaling $4,650. The items reported missing were: Anyone with information about this burglary should call the Montclair Police Department’s Detective Bureau at (973) 509-4724.