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Boardwalk Surveillance Cameras Help Arrest Burglar

For Immediate Release:  October 26, 2017


On October 24, 2017, the boardwalk surveillance cameras led to the arrest of a male after he burglarized a store under renovation.  

At 3:45 am, Officers James Andros and Jose Ruiz responded to Indiana Avenue and the boardwalk after surveillance officers observed a suspicious male pulling a large object on the boardwalk. 

Officer Andros arrested the male, Christopher Finegan, after he was located pulling a generator valued at $700.  Surveillance footage of the boardwalk was reviewed and Finegan was found entering a store under renovation in the 1700 block and leaving pulling the generator.      


ARRESTED:  Christopher Finegan, a 42 year old male from Atlantic City.

CHARGES:  Burglary and theft.

Finegan was remanded to the Atlantic County Justice Facility.


Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact the Atlantic City Police Department Criminal Investigations Section at 609-347-5766.  Information can be text to tip411 (847411).  Begin the text with ACPD.  All texts are anonymous.

Alert sent on 10/26/2017 at 14:44 EDT


Sergeant Kevin Fair


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