October 2016

10/29
Theft
4300 Kelly Drive 
12:40PM
Offender approached complainant from behind and stole her bike while it was parked. Offender rode northbound. Description: Black male, between 16 and 20 years old, 5’7”, blue hoodie, gray sweatpants.  Value: $630

10/28
Theft
4168 Ridge Ave. 
6:16PM
Unknown person(s) entered complainant’s vehicle while she pumped gas. Compl didn’t notice her pocketbook was missing until she re-entered vehicle. Station cameras recorded suspect leaving scene in silver SUV.  Value: $630

10/27
Theft
33XX Midvale Ave. 
8:10PM
Complainant had parked vehicle in front of her home at 8:10PM on 10/27. Her car alarm went off at 4:30PM on 10/28. When she started the vehicle, it made a strange loud noise. AAA informed her that her catalytic converter had been stolen. Value: $1500

10/26
Burglary
36XX Midvale Ave.  
12:34AM
Complainant heard a noise in her living room and called police. No signs of forced entry but kitchen window was open and point of entry appeared to be kitchen door. iPod Air 2 and $50 stolen. Value: $550

10/25
Theft
4268 Ridge Ave. (BP gas station)
10:20AM
Dark colored sedan (possibly Pontiac) pulled up next to complainant as she was filling her vehicle’s gas tank. Offender exited the sedan, opened compl’s driver-side door and took her purse, iPhone 6, and $300 cash before driving away. Description: Black male of unknown age and height, wearing white sneakers, thin gray jacket, and blue jeans. Value: $800

Theft (vehicle)
36XX Calumet St. 
12AM
Unknown person(s) took keys to complainant’s vehicle without his permission and stole his 2005 Town and Country. Police checked all files with negative results. Value: $4000

10/24
Theft
4012 Ridge Ave.
9PM
Unknown person(s) stole complainant’s Trek mountain bike between 9PM on 10/24 and 10AM on 10/25 by cutting the lock attaching it to a bike rack. Value: $700

Theft
38XX Falls Circle Rd.
6PM
Unknown person(s) broke front window of complainant’s vehicle and stole a Lenova laptop computer. Value: $600

10/19
Burglary
34XX Midvale Ave.
4:30PM
Unknown person(s) entered complainant’s home through the screen door at the rear of her house between 4:30 and 7PM. Offender took handbag and iPad from dining room area. Compl was home at the time. Value: $600

10/18
Theft
3200 Henry Ave. 
2PM
Red sedan pulled up next to complainant while he was walking on Henry Avenue and four black males jumped out, beating the compl on the head and back. Offenders took compl’s cellphone and drove away. Value: $150

Theft
31XX Penn St. 
2:56AM
Police observed four offenders running on foot from listed location. Officers caught all four and returned to location, where two complainants’ cars were broken into. GPS unit was returned to owner. No other items missing. All males taken to NW Division for processing.

10/17
Theft
34XX Osmond St.
9AM
Unknown person(s) broke the front passenger-side window of complainant’s vehicle between 9AM and 3PM and stole one dollar bill from the tray area. Value $1.

10/14

Theft (vehicle)
3000 West Schoolhouse Ln. (Penn Charter school) 
4PM
Complainant parked his 2016 Cadillac Escalade at the school, leaving keys in the ignition. Security cameras recorded suspect entering the vehicle at 4PM and driving off. Description: Black male, age unknown, wearing white t-shirt, blue jeans, black sneakers, with dark hoodie sweatshirt tied around his waist. Value: $50,000

 

Theft
38XX McMichael St.
 
8AM
Passenger-side window of complainant’s vehicle was smashed and the airbag was stolen from the steering wheel sometime between 4PM on 10/12 and 8AM on 10/14. Value: $1000

10/13
Theft
33XX Conrad St.
6:40AM
Complainant discovered front hood of her vehicle open and the inside of vehicle ransacked. No signs of forced entry and nothing taken.

10/9
Burglary
5500 Wissahickon Ave. (Alden Park Apts)
9PM
Complainant (resident of Manor building) left for vacation on 9/30 at 5PM. When he returned on 10/9 at 9PM, he discovered his front door open and several items missing (60” Samsung TV, MacBook Pro, iPad Pro) Value: $3000

Theft
4500 Kelly Drive (Schuylkill River Trail parking lot)
4:20PM
Complainant discovered passenger side window smashed and several items stolen (MacBook, $500 cash, Nike shoes) Value: $2000

10/8
Burglary
5500 Wissahickon Ave. (Alden Park Apts)
6PM
Construction equipment was stolen from job site. Assistant supervisor of crew suspects recently terminated employee, but multiple workers have access to storage space. Value: $1000

10/6
Theft
33XX Penn St.
8:30AM
Complainant awoke to find several items missing from her jewelry box (8 pairs of gold earrings, 2 rings, 4 gold pins). No signs of forced entry to the home. Value: $4000

10/3
Burglary
3200 Scotts Ln.
11:06AM
Complainant placed Cannondale bike between two storage racks when he arrived. Bike was missing when he returned at 1PM. Compl observed suspect on videotape (Black male, age unknown, tan jacket, khaki pants, blue backpack) Value: $2000

10/2
Theft
4500 Kelly Drive (Schuylkill River Trail parking lot)
3:30PM
Complainant discovered passenger side window smashed and several items stolen (gym bag, wallet, Galaxy 7 phone) Value: $1000

Theft (vehicle)
35XX Vaux St.
1:30PM
Complainant parked her 2012 Civic in front of her residence on 10/1 at 1:30PM. When she went for a walk at 11:30AM on 10/2, she noticed vehicle missing.  Value: $12,000

10/1
Theft
34XX Crawford St.
5PM
Complainant was informed by a neighbor that her vehicle appeared to have been broken into. No signs of forced entry but, upon inspection, compl discovered personal documents and change missing. Value: $5

Theft
32XX West Queen Ln.
9PM
Unknown person(s) entered complainant’s unlocked vehicle between 9PM on 9/29 and 9:30AM on 10/1 and stole change. Value: $3

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