Linden police seek help in identification of burglary suspect

image002LINDEN — The Linden Police Department is attempting to identify a suspect in a burglary of the Ho-Lee Wok Chinese Restaurant, 1600 E. St. George Ave. which occurred during the early morning hours of Sunday, Feb. 23.

The suspect, a dark-skin male with a beard and moustache used a pry bar to force open the front door of the restaurant. He gained entry and stole $50 before fleeing the store after tripping an alarm. He is also wanted for questioning in three other attempted burglaries the same day to nearby businesses.

Anyone with information can contact Det. Matt Damatta at 908-474-8538 or via email at