Firefighting

Bridgeton (NJ) Firefighters Chase Down Fire Station Burglar

According to police, Bridgeton Fire Department personnel saw Richard Bard, 45, allegedly leaving the Orange Street firehouse with paint cans and socket wrenches, reports nj.com (http://bit.ly/1GIm4p0)

Firefighters called in the theft to police while chasing Bard to the Hancock Center on Broad Street. Authorities arrested Bard without incident shortly afterward.

Bard was held in the Cumberland County Jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.