January 28, 2010


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The following crimes are from the week of Jan. 17 to Jan. 23, 2010.

Jan. 17. 8400 block Ardleigh St. Between 10 p.m. on Jan. 16 and 11 a.m. on Jan. 17, an unknown person stole complainant’s Dell Inspirion laptop and money from living room table.

Jan. 18. Unit block W. Highland Ave. Complainant states she was in living room watching television when she heard the kitchen door open and close. She believed it was her husband taking out the recycling material. Her husband came downstairs at about 10:45 p.m. and noticed items missing from kitchen area. Taken was a 20” Samsung flat screen television, money and a UOP medical card.

Jan. 18. 200 block E. Hartwell Lane. Complainant states he was playing basketball and had his jeans hanging over the wall while he played. When he returned to his jeans, he found two cell phones (one belonging to his friend), and one iPod missing.

Jan. 19. Germantown and Northwestern Aves. Complainant states she parked her 1999 Toyota Camry at 2:30 p.m. and returned at 3:30 p.m. to find an unknown person had entered locked trunk and stole credit cards and money. Complainant received a call from American Express stating that someone had used her card in Mays Landing, N.J.

Jan. 19. 8400 block Ardleigh St. An unknown person stole a gold Chevy Trailblazer, Pennsylvania tag GWG1328. Reported at 12:15 p.m.

Jan. 22. 100 block Bethlehem Pike. Complainant states that an unknown person stole her purse containing money and other identification.

Jan. 23. 8800 block Germantown Ave. Complainant states that a known person walked out of hospital with an IV in arm and a heart monitor. Occurred at 5:30 p.m.

Summary — Seven crimes for week: one burglary, one stolen vehicle, four thefts and one theft from vehicle.

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If you have been the victim of a crime and would like information, service or support, call Northwest Victim Services, 6301 Germantown Ave., Second Floor, Suite One, 215-438-4410. The service is free.




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