On March 24th, 2014, at 5:00pm, a resident on the 5800 block of Magnloia Street reported to police that an unknown black male, late 40 years-of-age wearing a camouflage hat and a green jacket attempted to gain entry to his property by forcing open a rear kitchen window. When the suspect was confronted by the complainant the suspect fled on foot in an unknown direction.
On March 24, 2014, at 7:00pm, a resident on the 300 block on East Chelten Avenue reported that an unknown person gained entry to his property by forcing open the front door. Once inside the suspect took a 37″ Westinghouse television then fled.
A person matching the suspect's description entered a variety store located on the 300 block of East Chelten Avenue on the same day of the burglaries attempting to sell a television. The suspect was wearing a camouflage hat, red sweatshirt with a green sweatshirt underneath.
Suspect Description: Black male, 30-40 years-of-age, medium complected, thin mustache, wearing a camouflage baseball cap, red hooded sweatshirt with "Never Stop Explorin" in white letters, faded blue jeans, and work boots.
If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact:
Northwest Detectives Division
Det. Schell #995
Det. Olson #9088