Once inside, police say the suspects stole jewelry, sunglasses and a safe that contained a handgun.
Authorities say a man planning a burglary inadvertently dialed 911, allowing dispatchers to listen in on his conversation.
Lt. John Stanford says they were quite a busy pair of burglars, until they were caught in the act by patrol officers attempting to force open a door to a saloon just before dawn last Thursday.
On July 6th at 1 a.m., a man was captured on surveillance video in Nana’s Daycare located at 3959 Frankford Avenue after entering through a rear door.
The suspects reportedly stole multiple filled with food service and custodial supplies worth several thousand dollars.
Gloucester Township Police Catch Burglary Suspect After Seeing Cigarette Smoke Emanating From Crawl Space
Police found the suspect, Victor A. Fuson, who had been hiding about 20 feet into the crawl space.
On Saturday, May 9th at 2:50 a.m., the suspect entered Xian Cuisine Restaurant at 120 Chestnut Street by breaking through a brick wall.
On May 11 around 3:15 a.m., police responded to a call for a burglary at Marie’s Hair Salon at 2569 East Clearfield Street.
Lt. Chris Flanagan says between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. a burglar or burglars slipped into the homes through first floor doors and windows, taking laptops, phones and purses, while residents were sleeping upstairs.
A burglary in a place of worship. Fences, locks, even surveillance cameras aren’t enough to deter a brazen burglar from targeting Straight Gate Church in Southwest Philadelphia not once, but twice.
It happened around 2 a.m. Saturday along the 6100 block of Van Dyke Street.
Authorities say two men entered the store on the Roosevelt Boulevard through a hole on a back wall, that the suspects likely created.
A Washington Square West couple had an unwelcome guest on Thanksgiving.
Owner Nathan Barsky says they triggered the alarm when they broke his door around 4:30 a.m. Saturday, but they were gone by the time his manager arrived seven minutes later.
State police say someone got away with a lot of change when they burglarized a rural western Pennsylvania home. About $10,000 worth.