The following crime report is for crimes reported in Chestnut Hill from Oct. 8 to Oct. 14, 2018.
Oct. 8. Theft from vehicle on the unit block of West Hartwell Lane. A woman told police she parked her vehicle at 8 p.m. on Oct. 7 and when she came back noticed an unknown person had broken the window on her 2008 Toyota Highlander. Nothing appeared to be missing. The woman’s vehicle was one of three vehicles entered. A 2013 Ford E250 and 2011 Red Toyota Camry were also broken into. Nothing was reported taken.
Oct. 9. Theft on the 8000 block of Germantown Avenue. An employee told the police that on Oct. 8 around approximately 11:30 a.m. an unidentified man came into the business and took the tip jar that contained at least $50 in cash. The employees didn’t notice until after the incident.
Oct. 9. Theft from vehicle on Oct. 7 at approximately 10 p.m. A man told police he parked his vehicle on the 8100 block of Roanoke Street and an unknown person broke the passenger side window of his vehicle. The person took two bags of karate equipment. The items are valued at $500.
Oct. 10. Keith Moore, of the 6000 block of 21st St., was arrested for theft of $43 from tip jar on the counter of Baker St. Café. Positive I.D., video obtained. See DC#1814-086368 for more information.
Oct. 12. Auto theft on the unit block of Rex Avenue at approximately 1 p.m. A man told police he last saw his vehicle parked at the location when he went to lunch. When he returned, he discovered his vehicle missing. Taken was 2016 black Kia Forte with N.J. #K84-HEK. The vehicle is valued at $15,000.
Oct. 12. Theft from vehicle on the unit block of Springfield on Oct. 11 at approximately 5 p.m. The owner told police that he left his iPad and leather backpack inside his unlocked silver Honda and an unknown person removed his items. The items are valued at approximately $600.
Oct. 13. Theft from vehicle on Oct. 11 at approximately 2 a.m. A woman told police she parked her car on the 100 block of West Hartwell Lane. When she woke up, she notice the following items were missing from her vehicle: one PA Handicapped Placard P404390 and one small brown coach bag. The items are valued at approximately $100.
Summary: One arrest and six crimes for the week – one theft, one auto theft, and four thefts from vehicles.
If you have been a victim of a 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.