14th Police District: Where someone swiped $100 from a prayer hall’s offering box

This list covers April 27 – May 3.

April 27, 2012

900 block E. Price St. – Wallet, SS card, Cricket cell phone, non-driver’s license and birth certificate stolen from the property.

1900 block N. 73rd Ave. – Complainant said two men tried to force their way into the property point of gun. Complainant was able to fight them off. Offenders fled on foot.

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1500 block Wynsam St. – Six diamond rings, six gold bracelets and $300 worth of coins stolen from the property.

7400 block Andrews Ave. – 2001 Buick Regal stolen.

7100 block N. 20th St. – Complainant said a known offender stole a check from her and cashed it for $635.

Unit block E. Springer St. – Complainant said a known offender pointed a gun at her following a dispute.

300 block W. Mt. Pleasant St. – Complainant said a known offender stomped and punched him in the face and body during a drunken argument. Complainant went to the hospital.

5300 block Knox St. – Xbox 360 and five games were stolen from the property.

500 block Woodbrook Lane – Laptop stolen from a 2005 Mercedes.

April 28, 2012

5800 block Brush Road – Two ATVs were stolen.

7900 block Limekiln Pike – A known offender pointed a gun at a complainant during a dispute. Offender was arrested.

100 block W. Chelten Ave. – Two diamond wedding rings stolen from the property.

7000 block Clearview St. – Radio and change jar stolen from a 1997 Honda Civic.

April 29, 2012

1800 block W. Cheltenham Ave. – Complainant said two men robbed him at gunpoint. Offenders stole a Blackberry cell phone, ID, sneakers and a DKNY jacket. Complainant said one of the offenders hit him with a bottle after he tried to fight off the offenders after one took out a handgun.

2000 block E. Haines St. – Complainant said a stranger raped her at the location.

7700 block Temple Road – Complainant said a man robbed him at the location. Offender fled with an iPhone and gold chain.

Unit block W. Allens Lane – $100 was stolen from an offering box inside a prayer hall at the location.

7100 block Germantown Ave. – $425 stolen from a purse inside of a restaurant at the location.

200 block W. Allens Lane – iPod stolen from a 2004 Mercedes Benz.

7300 block Huron Lane – Two Dell laptops, Sony TV, Kindle fire and $50 stolen from the property.

April 30, 2012

78th Ave./Cheltenham Ave. – Complainant said two men robbed him at gunpoint. Offenders fled with a cell phone and $15.

5300 block Belfield Ave. – Complainant said a known offender struck her and slammed her hand in a car door after he became angry with her. Offender was arrested.

6400 block Chew Ave. – Gold wedding band stolen from the property.

Wayne Ave./Chelten Ave. – Complainant said a woman robbed her at the location after the two were in a fight. Offender took complainant’s Coach purse, Kodak camera, cell phone and $740. Complainant said the offender withdrew the money from an ATM.

Newton St./Bethlehem Pike – 1999 Jeep Cherokee was stolen.

200 block E. Mermaid Lane – Jewelry, laptop, camera, sunglasses, rings, pearl necklace, $2,000 and a coin jar were stolen from the property.

May 1, 2012

Woolston Ave./Walnut Lane – Complainant said someone took his bag while he was at a recreation center. Complainant is missing his book bag, iPhone, ATM card, sneakers and shorts.

100 block E. Pomona St. – Two guns were stolen from the property.

6300 block Chew Ave. – 1996 Plymouth Caravan stolen.

6300 block Greene St. – Back seat of a 2007 Dodge Caravan stolen. Items was taken from complainant’s porch.

8500 block Temple Road – Two, 42-inch flat-screen TVs were stolen from the property.

May 2, 2012

6300 block Ogontz Ave. – TV stolen from the property. Offender was arrested.

7600 block Woolston Ave. – Canvass bag, camera, wallet, PA driver’s license, two Wells Fargo cards, an Amazon Visa card, glasses and a cell phone were stolen from a 2000 Honda CR-V.

1500 block Wynsam St. – 2001 Oldsmobile Bravada stolen.

7300 block N. Bouvier St. – Stereo stolen from a 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis.

7100 block Ogontz Ave. – Car stereo and speakers were stolen from a 1997 Buick.

100 block E. Chelten Ave. – Four cartons of Newport cigarettes, two boxes of Dutch Masters cigars and $50 stolen from a store at the location.

300 block E. Armat St. – HP laptop stolen from the property.

6800 block Emlen St. – 1994 Nissan Maxima stolen.

8300 block Forrest Ave. – 2003 Nissan Xterra stolen. Complainant said the car contained CDs and a jacket.

Unit block E. Chestnut Hill Ave. – Diamond ring stolen from the property.

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