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South Orange Police Arrest Newark Man in Alleged Attempted Burglary

A Newark man was arrested and charged with attempted burglary after a homeowner on South Kingman Road discovered him on the roof allegedly attempting to break in, police said.

The homeowner heard noise outside the home on Monday afternoon shortly after 3 p.m., and saw a man on the roof. When the homeowner began to scream, the man ran away.

Based on the homeowner’s description and a positive identification, South Orange Police later arrested 35-year-old Cedric Tate of Newark, on Varsity Place.

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