Car Burglar Gets Locked In, Locked Up

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BERKELEY – When breaking into a vehicle, maybe try not to get locked inside said vehicle, especially by the person who owns the vehicle.

Robert B. Hirchak, 18, of Berkeley, was arrested for burglary. He was taken to Berkeley Township Police headquarters and processed, then housed at Ocean County Jail

Berkeley Township Police responded to a call on the 200 block of Port Royal Drive for a reported car burglary in progress on Feb. 18.

While en route, the police were told the victim had the suspected burglar locked inside the vehicle.