From the Morris Township Police:
A resident on Hillcrest Avenue has reported an attempted entry into his home.
The homeowner observed that the locking mechanism was broken on a rear window of the home. He feels it happened within the last 36 hours. There was no entry gained and police are actively investigating.
At this time there is no information on a possible suspect. There also have been three thefts from motor vehicles in the same area reported to police over the last two weeks.
It is undetermined if the incidents are connected. Please lock vehicle doors overnight and consider locking them at all times.
Please stay vigilant, report suspicious behavior immediately and call 911 for emergency reporting.