Damian Forde, Jr, 21 of Asbury Park, was charged with burglary of a vehicle and theft of property after an investigation by the Ocean Township Police Department determined that he entered a vehicle outside the Target store in the Seaview Square Mall and stole two electronic devices on Monday night, May 23.
Officer Alon Bercovicz arrived at the scene at approximately 8:50 p.m. and met with the victim who said he was missing two personal electronic devices from his car. The victim said that he observed someone near his car who drove away in another vehicle. The victim recorded the license plate number of the get away car.
Officer Bercovicz, Detective Michael Legg and Detective Sergeant Gregory Tongring were involved in the investigation.
Forde is being held in Golden’s Palace in Freehold on $15,000 bail.