LINDEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – Police in Linden are asking for your help identifying a burglary suspect.

Police were called to the 100 block of Cedar Avenue Friday evening. When they got there, a homeowner told them that someone had broken into her house and stolen a laptop, jewelry and cash, police said.

What the burglar didn’t know, however, is that the victim had a home surveillance system.

Police said the suspect was caught on camera trying to get in through the front door and window.

Anyone with any information is asked to call the Linden Police Detective Bureau at 908-474-8537.

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