Burglary Suspect Located

On Friday, May 8, at approximately 3:05 pm, Patrolman Umair Latif overheard a broadcast on the police radio asking area officers to be on the lookout for a burglary suspect out of Readington Township. Hunterdon County Communications provided a description of the suspect as well as his vehicle. A short time later, Ptl. Latif observed the suspect driving north on Route 31 near Payne Road. Ptl. Latif caught up to the man and stopped him on Route 31 North between Regional Road and Route 633. The man was asked to step from his vehicle and was detained until the arrival of officers from the Readington Township Police Department, to whom the man was turned over to.