Police seeking suspects in West Mt. Airy copper pipe burglary

Police are seeking the assistance of the public in identifying the suspects in a March 17 burglary that took place at 126 West Allens Lane in Mt. Airy on March 17 at 3 a.m. 


The suspects are shown in surveillance videos breaking into the front door of an apartment building. According to the Philadelphia Police Department, the suspects emerged several minutes later, only to re-enter with bolt cutters. 

The suspects then took $70 worth of copper pipe from the building before fleeing in an unknown direction. 

Philadelphia Police Department representatives are asking the public to contact the police with relevant information. 

Want a digest of WHYY’s programs, events & stories? Sign up for our weekly newsletter.

It will take 126,000 members this year for great news and programs to thrive. Help us get to 100% of the goal.