Burglary and Theft (Residence) – A homeowner from Taylor Lane in Forked River reported that he left his residence between 9:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. on Monday, January 6, 2014, and upon returning home, he discovered that the residence had been entered and items were stolen from within. There were no signs of forced entry. The homeowner reported that he left the rear door to the residence unlocked. Various items of personal property were reported stolen from the residence. Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Lacey Township Police Department at 609.693.6636, or utilize the anonymous “Crime Tips” section of the Lacey Township Police Department’s website at www.laceypd.org/crime-tips.