The following crime report is for crimes reported in Chestnut Hill from Dec. 18 to Dec. 25, 2017.
Dec. 22. Auto Theft on the 7900 block of Germantown Avenue. A man told police that on Dec. 21 at approximately 6 p.m. an unknown person took his 2015 Black Volvo S60 without his permission. The automobile is valued at $30,000.
Dec. 23. Bank Robbery on the 8600 block of Germantown Avenue at approximately 11:30 a.m. A teller stated that the robber came into the bank and said: “You know what this is.” The teller then began putting money on the counter and the offender placed money in a bag. The robber demanded more money and fled in an unknown direction.
The suspect is described as a African American male standing approximately 6 feet tall with a slim build. The suspect was last seen wearing a black pullover mask and a rain jacket.
Summary: Two crimes for the week – one armed robbery and one auto theft.
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.