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Police Arrest Two In Connection With Recent Toms River Burglary

Both charged with receiving stolen property, police chief says

Police have charged two Toms River residents with receiving stolen property after a probe into a Sept. 17 burglary on Nanlyn Terrace, Police Chief Michael G. Mastronardy said.

Stacy Atry, 23, Nanlyn Terrace and Kevin Tanfield, 32, Edgewood Drive were both arrested at a home in Pemberton Township last week, according to Capt. Bruce Burgess, commander of the department's Investigation Bureau.

Atry's bail was set at $10,000, Tanfield's bail was set at $20,000, police said.

Toms River detectives Mark Bajada, John Turner and Roger Hull recovered most of the jewelry taken in the burglary. Tanfield was found hiding under a bed at a home on Goodwater Avenue in Browns Mills, Mastronardy said.

Police are still looking for three handguns that were also stolen during the burglary, Mastronardy said.

Toms River police were assisted by the U.S. Marshals Office and the Pemberton Police Department, he said.

The incident is not related to the home invasion that took place late last week, the chief said.

Nick September 24, 2012 at 06:54 PM
Where are all the people who said "Toms River PD sits around doing nothing"? Good job TRPD.....ô¿Ô.... There takin care of business..... Hope you find the guns quick. I bet an afternoon with the boys in the backroom would recover them faster. O we don't do that kind of thing... anymore. darn
Randal Graves September 24, 2012 at 07:51 PM
Most the legwork was most likely done by the Marshals they are far more competent!
Nick September 24, 2012 at 08:00 PM
Ha Randal Graves.....ô¿Ô... Do you live in Toms River?
Ken September 25, 2012 at 01:22 AM
Not sure where Nanlyn Terrace is, but Edgewood Drive is Silver Ridge Apartments. Another crimminal from those apartments, seems like there are more and more of them in there.
Scott September 25, 2012 at 04:17 AM
Nanlyn Terrace is off of Colonial Drive
CHANGE_TR September 25, 2012 at 01:20 PM
As soon as guns are involved the US marshals are involved with the investigation. You think its a coincidence this is one of the only robbery cases that been solved in TR and in such a quick fashion?
grace September 25, 2012 at 03:13 PM
wow there sure have been some scary things going on in toms river...not the charming small town for sure anymore...maybe time to move to bayville where residents hunt lol and have shotguns in the pick up...seriously lookin bad tr....lester glenn safes taken in 2 of their buildings home invasions geez
Shelly September 25, 2012 at 06:39 PM
I guess that's what they mean by the old saying "you get what you pay for." we left Union county to be closer to the beach and for lower property taxes. I guess that's why the taxes in Union County were a little higher....at least we were a whole lot safer. I think the time has come to move back there. Things are BAD down here and getting worse!!!
Scott September 26, 2012 at 04:52 AM
Same here. We moved down here for the same reasons. I never thought I would want to move back to my hometown. Toms River is full of trash. Time to go back to reality.

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