NEWARK -- Police arrested three people on suspicion residential burglary Sunday after an alert neighbor reported lurkers unknown to the neighborhood, authorities said.

About 3 p.m., officers responded to the 6800 block of Cedar Boulevard after neighbors reported three suspicious people hanging around a residence, police said. Officers surrounded the home, and entered after they found the front door open.

Upon entering the home, police discovered David Galvan, 30, Oscar Iniguez, 49, and Lena Faitague, 49, in the middle of burglarizing it, authorities said. All three individuals were arrested on residential burglary charges.

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