PHILADELPHIA, PA — The Philadelphia Police Department has reported a burglary at a commercial business located on the 400 block of E Allegheny Ave. The incident occurred on September 14, 2023, around 11:55 pm.
The suspect, described as a male whose identity remains unknown, made an audacious entry through the ceiling of the establishment. After gaining access to the premises, he managed to steal an undetermined amount of cash from the office. The individual then promptly fled the scene, disappearing into the night in an unknown direction.
Philadelphia Police are urging the public to be vigilant and cautious. If anyone encounters the suspect, they are advised not to approach him but instead to contact 911 immediately.
In a bid to solve this case swiftly, the authorities are appealing to the public for any information they might have about this crime or the suspect. They are encouraging anyone with details to contact the East Detective Division at 215-686-3243/3244, specifically Detective Yerks #9031.
For those who wish to contribute to the investigation anonymously, tips can be submitted via telephone by dialing 215.686.TIPS (8477) or texted to the same number. The police assure that all tips will be kept confidential.
Information is subject to change at any time as additional details may emerge. Information, a criminal complaint, or an arrest is not a declaration of guilt. A suspect, arrestee, or defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.