Incident Type: Burglary
Date and Time of Incident: 08/22/2012
Arrested / City / Age: Gunnar North, 25, from Palermo, NJ
Incident Location: 400
Block of Tilton Rd.
Arresting / Investigating Officer(s): Ptl. W. Schroer #70
Misc / Other Related Information:
Galloway Police responded to the 400 block of Tilton Road
in reference to the report of a suspicious male walking in a wooded area
toward an abandoned building. Patrolman Schroer arrived on scene and located
the suspect, Gunnar North, exiting the woods. Upon further investigation
Patrolman Garrison, K-9 Corporal D'Esposito, & his K-9 partner Zito
located a large sack containing approximately 100 pounds of copper that Gunnar
had stolen from the building and hid in a wooded area.
Gunnar was arrested by Patrolman Schroer and charged with
the following offenses: Burglary, Criminal Trespassing, Theft, Criminal
Mischief, Possession of Burglar's Tools, and Receiving Stolen Property. He was
lodged in The Atlantic County Justice Facility on $35,000 bail.
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