Hamilton Township Police caught two Mays Landing residents  while they were allegedly burglarizing a home on Harding Highway.

A release from the Hamilton Township Police Department says officers responded to a burglary in progress and found Jessica Diffenderfer, 27, and Marcos Aponte, 42, in the basement of a home.

Both have been charged with burglary and conspiracy, and are being held at the Atlantic Country Jail on $35,000 cash bail.