At approximately 5AM on Wednesday, October 18, 2023, Summit Police Department received a report of an attempted burglary at a Wade Drive residence.

The residents contacted Summit Police Department after reviewing surveillance video from 3:30AM this morning. It showed three suspects attempting to forcibly enter a rear window of the home after removing a screen. The suspects were apparently startled by something and fled the scene. Nothing was reported as taken from the home. The residents were in the house and asleep at the time.

Summit Police Detectives responded to process the scene for evidence. The preliminary investigation indicates that the suspects were attempting to forcibly enter the home to locate keys for two motor vehicles, a BMW X6 and BMW X7, that were parked in the driveway.

Anyone with surveillance footage of possible suspects or an unknown vehicle in these areas should contact the Detective Bureau at (908) 273-0051.

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