Burglar cuts hole in wall to steal Dunkin' Donuts safe

Investigators say the suspect broke into a vacant store-front next door so he could cut a hole in the wall to gain access to the coffee shop.

Photo coutesy of Kinnelon Police Department

Investigators say the suspect broke into a vacant store-front next door so he could cut a hole in the wall to gain access to the coffee shop.

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The suspect made off with the safe in a stolen truck.

KINNELON, N.J. (AP) — Authorities in Morris County are searching for a suspect who they say cut a hole in the wall of a Dunkin' Donuts and stole a safe.

Police tell The Record (https://njersy.co/2mrpvcE) the suspect stole the safe from a Dunkin' Donuts in Kinnelon on Monday morning. Investigators say the suspect broke into a vacant store-front next door so he could cut a hole in the wall to gain access to the coffee shop. Police say the suspect then smashed through dry wall and stole the safe.

Investigators say the suspect made off with the safe in a stolen truck. The amount of money in the safe was not specified.

An investigation is ongoing.