14th District crime blotter: Oct 27-Nov1

Philadelphia Police District 14

This district covers Chestnut Hill, Mount Airy, Cedarbrook and part of Germantown and West Oak Lane.


Monday, November 1, 2010

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7300 block N. 19th St. Complainant said two unknown offenders stole his iPhone 4 and iPhone 3GS after assaulting him.  He said he recognized one offender as the person who sold him one of the phones.

600 block N. 19th St. –  Three metal ladders stolen from complainant’s backyard.

Germantown Avenue and E. Chelten Ave.2002 white Acura TL stolen. Complainant suspects his keys were taken from his jacket by an unknown person while he was inside a bar.

E. Walnut Lane/Baynton St. – Offender shot complainant in the face three times with a black BB gun at a bus stop. Offender fled the stop in an unknown direction.

Unit block E. Chelten Ave. – Apple laptop and iPAD stolen from 2009 Audi sedan.

600 block W. Johnson St. – $1,000 worth of tools taken from complainant’s 2006 Ford truck. The vehicle was unlocked.

200 block W. Walnut Lane – Complainant shot in the face while inside a rental office. Victim was taken to the hospital.

1500 block E. Mt. Pleasant Ave. – Complainant’s Smith and Wesson handgun has been missing for three weeks. Multiple people have access his residence.

800 block Germantown Ave. – $1,063 taken from location’s safety deposit box. Manager arrived in the afternoon to open the bar and discovered a small kitchen window was broken, with glass on the ground in the rear parking lot.


Friday, October 29, 2010

W. Chelten Avenue/Wayne Avenue – Complainant parked her vehicle in the evening. The car was missing when she returned the following morning.

7200 block Devon St. Complainant said a relative stole two air conditioners, tools and copper tubing from his property.

100 block Bethlehem Pike Green Ford truck and $3,000 worth of tools stolen from a roofing company garage.


E. Chelten Ave./Baynton St. – Complainant was beaten with pipes and golf clubs, causing injuries to his legs, ribs and mouth.

Morton St./E. Chelten Ave. – Dell laptop, checkbook and GPS stolen from 2004 blue Expedition


Thursday, October 28, 2010

Cheltenham Avenue/PittvilleOffender struck a SEPTA bus driver in the face following an altercation that started after the offender boarded without paying.  Bus driver was taken to the hospital.

100 block Rex Ave. A Trek bike and baby seat were stolen from the rear of the property. Complainant’s husband chased offender to no avail.


Wednesday, October 27, 2010

7800 block Forrest Ave. – Complainant reported GPS and satellite radio, along with $34, were stolen from her parked 2006 Suzuki overnight.

Unit block E. Chelten Ave. Unknown person punched complainant in the mouth and jaw.

6900 block Cresheim Rd. Complainant reports that a burglar stole her Macbook computer while she was out of the hosue for a half hour.  A window screen was opened.

Wayne Avenue/Harvey Street Several tools – heavy duty saw, pistol grip drain machine, cordless drill and 18 volt circular saw – were stolen from a 1998 Chevy van.

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