Sign of the times: Android tablet stolen

14th Police District in Philadelphia

43 W. Haines Street, Philadelphia, PA 19144

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

This list covers Oct. 1 – Oct. 5




An Android tablet was reported stolen on Saturday, October 1 on the 5600 block of Utah St. in Germantown. These tablets can cost anywhere between $100 and $500 depending on the model. They are direct competitors to the IPad.


October 1, 2011

1100 block E. Stafford St. – 2004 Nissan Maxima stolen.

1400 block E. Johnson St. – two pairs of sneakers and jewelry were stolen from the property.

7300 block Mansfield Ave. – 1999 Chevy Venture stolen.

5600 block Utah St. – Android tablet device stolen at the location. Complainant said she last saw the item when she was doing repairs on her roof.

400 block Mechanic St. – complainant said someone stole $500 from a bag she left inside the property.

Musgrave St. / Belfield Ave. – 1995 Cadillac stolen, but recovered prior the police report.

Unit block Harvey St. – 42″ Vizio TV, Dell laptop computer, iPod, Bose stereo, several CDs and DVDs were stolen from the property.

October 2, 2011

6600 block Ross St. – a man was murdered. Complainant was pronounced at 3:55 a.m. after being shot.

5600 block Heiskell St. – three TVS, two laptops, Xbox 360, two DVD players, power washer and more were stolen from the property.

200 block E. Cliveden St. – 36″ flat screen TV stolen from the property.

5300 block Wayne Ave. – 47″ flat screen TV and a Toshiba laptop were stolen from the property.

October 3, 2011

7300 block Woolston Ave. – silver revolver and a box of ammunition were stolen from the property. Complainant said the items were taken sometime within the last three months.

300 block Vernon Road – 32″ Vizio LCD TV, 2 HP laptops, engagement ring, Sony digital cameras and a Cannon digital camera were stolen from the property between 8:15 a.m. and 4:45 p.m. Oct. 3.

7200 block Ogontz Ave. – Craftsman power washer and a gas can were stolen from the property between Sept. 30 and Oct. 3.

100 block W. Coulter St. – cell phone, Dell laptop and a Galaxy tablet were stolen from a 2007 Cadillac.

6600 block McCallum St. – DVR stolen from the property.

Unit block Penn Court – complainant said two men approached her and stole her iPhone 4.

Fayette St. / Greenwood St. – complainant said a known offender took his iPod Touch from him. Police later arrested the offender after the complainant positively identified him.


October 4, 2011

400 block E. Ashmead St. – complainant said a known offender hit her in the head with a bottle of Grey Goose Vodka. She said the woman also pulled out a knife. Complainant was taken to the hospital.

Unit block E. Pastorius St. – grey safe containing $4,000, X-box, three Fossil watches and a drill set were stolen from the property.

6300 block Burbridge St. – 55″ Panasonic plasma TV and pain medicine were stolen from the property between 12:40-6:30 p.m. Oct. 4.

900 block E. Ellet St. – 216 DVDs, Dell laptop, $200 and jewelry were stolen from the property.

October 5, 2011

2100 block W. 65th St. – complainant said two men robbed the bar at gunpoint. Offenders ran off with $400.

2400 block 77th Ave. – 52″ Phillips TV and furniture stolen from the property.

1000 block E. Rittenhouse St. – 1999 Ford Expedition stolen.

7900 block Bayard St. – 2005 Audi A-4 stolen between 3 a.m. and 7:30 a.m. Oct. 5.

1500 block E. Tulpehocken St. – 1999 Chevy Venture stolen.

Unit block E. Logan St. – 32″ Sony flat screen TV and a Pioneer DVD player were stolen from the property between 11 a.m. Oct. 4 and 9:30 p.m. Oct. 5.

6600 block McCallum St. – garage door opener stolen between 6 p.m. Oct. 4 and 1:45 p.m. Oct. 5.

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