Man arrested for allegedly burglarizing Kidz R Fit day care

Khari Jones, 22. Philadelphia Police Department.
Khari Jones, 22. Philadelphia Police Department.

The Philadelphia Police Department yesterday arrested Khari Jones, 22, for allegedly burglarizing the Kidz R Fit day care center in Germantown earlier this month.

Investigators said Jones broke into the child care center on Germantown Avenue and stole a touchscreen desktop computer.

Two uniformed officers yesterday responded to the unit block of West Duval Street in order to help Northwest Detectives executive a warrant for Jones.

Authorities said the officers found the suspect hiding inside a third-floor closet.

Jones was arraigned Tuesday afternoon and is charged with burglary, criminal trespassing, theft and receiving stolen property.

He is currently jailed in lieu of 10 percent of $10,000 bail. Jones is next due in court for a preliminary hearing on May 5.


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