Bergenfield NJ Man Arrested for Allegedly Stealing Photo Equipment
Bergenfield detectives received a call from a homeowner informing them that he was missing from his home nearly $4,000.00 in cameras and other related gear.
Later, Bergenfield detectives learned that the stolen camera equipment had been sold to a camera shop on South Washington Avenue.
When police tracked down the suspect, 33-year-old Damien Stubbs, he quickly admitted to having taken the items and sold them to the camera shop.
Mr. Stubbs was arrested and charged with burglary.
In New Jersey, burglary offenses are addressed by N.J.S.A. 2C:18-2. As set forth by the statute, burglary can be charged as a third degree criminal offense. If Mr. Stubbs is convicted of third degree burglary, he may face a term of imprisonment of up to five (5) years in state prison.
Following his arrest, Mr. Stubbs was taken to the Bergen County Jail in Hackensack, New Jersey. He was later released after posting $15,000.00 bail.
For more information about this case, check out the NJ.com article entitled “Police: Bergenfield Man Stole Thousands in Photo Equipment, Sold it to Camera Shop.“