August 5, 2010

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The following crimes are from the week of July 25 to July 31, 2010.

July 26. 7 Valley Green Road. Complainant states that an unknown person entered a 1995 Mercury Sable and stole a black wallet containing a Pennsylvania driver’s license, Sovereign Bank ATM card, money, two sketch books, silver and gold Pulsar watch and a cell phone. Occurred at 3 p.m.

July 26. 9 Valley Green Road. Complainant states she parked her 2002 Honda CRV at 10:15 p.m., and when she returned she found her credit cards missing.

July 26. 8500 block Germantown Avenue. Between 8:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., an unknown person gained entry to a 2004 Jeep and removed a global position system and a platinum and white gold ring with clear diamond.

July 27. W. Springfield Avenue and Wolcott Drive. Complainant states that between 12:30 and 1:15 p.m., an unknown person broke the front passenger side window of a 2004 Volvo and stole a wallet containing  money, driver’s license, ATM card and a LG cell phone. A dark green Pontiac TransAm with two black males aboard, was seen speeding away.

July 27. 8400 block Germantown Avenue. Complainant states that two black females entered store and second female went to rear of store when salesperson was helping another customer. Taken was a pocketbook containing jewelry, two credit cards, money and a cell phone. Purchases were made using credit cards. First female, 120 lbs., wearing a white tank top, tan shorts with white bandana on head. Second female, short hair, wearing a white t-shirt with black shorts. Reported at 3:40 p.m.

July 28. Crittenden Street and Mermaid Lane. Complainant states that she left her wallet at ATM machine and it was stolen by a white male, 36 – 40 years old, wearing a blue tank top, gray shorts who fled in a black Chevy Blazer.

July 29. 8800 block Germantown Avenue. Complainant states that she left her bag containing a Mac card and money on chair and when she returned it was gone. Complainant received a call from bank stating that money had been taken from her account.

July 29. 9600 block Germantown Avenue. Complainant states that between 9 and 10 a.m., an unknown person broke into her 2003 Honda CVR through the passenger side window and stole two handbags containing social security card and ATM card.

Summary — Eight crimes for week: three thefts and five thefts from vehicles. Heads up, stay alert, keep doors and windows locked to homes and vehicles. Be cautious about leaving things you do not want to lose in your vehicles.

Town Watch, 215-248-1320.

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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