The following crime report is for crimes reported in Chestnut Hill from Oct. 23 to Oct. 29, 2017.
Oct. 23. Theft from vehicle on the 7800 block of Stenton Avenue on Oct. 22 at approximately 11:45 p.m. A witness observed a man in 2006 Gray Chrysler. Witness stated the offender fled prior to calling police. Taken was $10 in cash, one Pennsylvania registration card and one Geico insurance card.
Oct. 24. Theft on the 7800 block of Lincoln Drive. An unknown person removed a 10-foot copper down spout from the rear of the residence. The item is valued at $100.
Oct. 24. Theft on the 200 block of West Gravers Lane. A woman told police that her and her husband were away between Oct. 20 and Oct. 22. When they returned, they discovered an unknown person had taken jewelry from out of the jewelry boxes in second floor hallway closet and from the dresser on the second floor hallway. The owner stated her son had guests over. The owner also stated she had hired a dog walker, who had a key to their home and the security code to their alarm system. However, the alarm was not activated and there were no signs of forced entry.
Oct. 25. Theft on the 8600 block of Germantown Avenue. A woman told police that while she was inside the “L” bus she lost her iPhone 6S. She went back to check inside the bus, but couldn’t find it. The phone is valued at $700.
Summary: Three crimes in one week – one theft from a vehicle and three thefts
If you have been a victim of crime and would like services or support, call Northwest Victim Services at (215) 438-4410. For more information, call the 14th District Headquarters at (215) 686-3388.