April 1, 2010

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The following crimes are from the week of March 21 to March 27, 2010.

March 22. 8800 block Germantown Ave. Complainant states that between 7 a.m. on March 18 and 7 a.m. on March 22, an unknown person removed money from inside folder which was inside doctor’s office. Various employees had access to office. No sign of forced entry.

March 26. 7900 Germantown Ave. Complainant states that a black male entered store and went to wall where items were displayed and put a dress under his jacket and fled store. Male, early 20’s, wearing dark jean jacket, dark colored baseball cap and dark baggie jeans. Taken was a dark colored pink dress. Occurred at 3:54 p.m.

March 26. Valley Green Inn and 7 Valley Green Road. Complainant states that an unknown person broke the passenger side window of a 2001 blue Jeep Cherokee and stole a driver’s license, credit cards, a debit card, keys, glasses, two Verizon cell phones, stamps, make-up and diabetic medicine. Reported at 7:14 p.m.

March 26. Unit block W. Chestnut Hill Ave. Complainant states that between 4 and 5 p.m., an unknown person gained entry through door which was closed but unlocked. Taken from second floor bedroom were: one laptop, nine pair of pearl, diamond and gold earrings, six pair of diamond, gold and silver bracelets and six pair of gold, silver and diamond necklaces, plus other chains and chokers.

March 26. 8900 block Roanoke Street. Complainant states that he parked his 2005 Ford Cherokee in club parking lot at about 8:15 p.m. and when he returned at 12:01 a.m. on March 27, he found the driver’s side window broken and his Magellan global positioning system was stolen.

March 27. 7700 block Crittenden Street. Complainant states that a black male stole candy bars and fled before police arrived. Occurred at approximately 5:16 p.m.

Summary — Six crimes for week: one burglary, one theft, two retail thefts and two thefts from vehicles.

Warmer weather is on the way. Keep doors and windows locked and don’t hesitate to call 911 if you see something suspicious.


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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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