Police make arrest in East Falls luxury car thefts

alleged luxury car thief
Dennis Holloman, 47.
Credit: Philadelphia Police Department

Philadelphia police on Wednesday arrested a local man in connection with a burglary early Tuesday morning in which two luxury sports cars and a flat screen television were stolen from an East Falls home.

Investigators said Dennis Holloman, 47, shortly after midnight stole a yellow 2006 Lamborghini, a black 2006 Bentley and a 55-inch flat screen television from a residence on the 5400 block of Wissahickon Avenue.

Holloman lived on the same block as the victim, according to authorities.

Police recovered all of the stolen items.

Holloman was arraigned shortly before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and bail was set at 10 percent of $750,000.

He is charged with criminal conspiracy, burglary, criminal trespassing, theft by unlawful taking, receiving stolen property and unlawful use of motor vehicles.

Holloman is next due in court Aug. 12 for a preliminary hearing.

Police said the Major Crimes Auto Squad is continuing to investigate the crime.


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