The Manchester Township Police are currently investigating several forced entry burglaries that have occurred in the Pine Lake Park section of the township.
The suspect or suspects are using a pry tool to force entry through the exterior doors of aresidence, including sliding glass doors, police said.
A composite sketch is attached of a possible suspect who was attempting to force entry into a house in the Manchester development. The suspect was trying to gain entry through a sliding glass door, just as he was observed by a witness, police said.
The suspect then immediately fled the area.
The burglaries have been occurring in the daytime when the suspect or suspects believe the homes are not occupied, police said.
Police are asking residents to remain vigilant and call the main police number (732)657-6111 if they observe any suspicious person or persons in the area.
If you have a home video surveillance system and observe any recorded suspicious activity, report it to the police.
If you believe you can identify the suspect in the composite sketch, please notify the police. Residents are urged to keep all their doors and windows locked, including your vehicles.