by Pete Mazzaccaro
Police are looking for a man who broke into McMenamin’s tavern on Aug. 7 at 2:00 a.m., Police said in a release that the man cut a side window screen, then forced open the window and entered the tavern at 7170 Germantown Ave. The suspect went into the basement and took several power tools, including a Ryobi wet saw, nail guns, Milwaukee roto hammer and a DeWalt circular saw, with an estimated value of $1,310.
The man — a black male 30-40 years-of-age, thin build, beard, wearing a plaid shirt, blue jeans and a hat — was caught on one of the tavern’s security cameras.
From the police:
- If you see this suspect do not approach him, contact 911 immediately.
- To submit a tip via telephone, dial 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.
- Use this electronic form to submit a tip anonymously.
- To view the surveillance video: Visit The Philadelphia Police YouTube Channel or visit http://phillypolice.com/news