VIDEO: Man steals computers, checks from Pennsport dentist office

dentist office burglary
Credit: YouTube / Philadelphia Police Department

Police are looking for a man who was caught on camera early Sunday morning burglarizing a dentist office in the Pennsport section of South Philadelphia.

Investigators said the suspect around 3 a.m. broke through a side window and into the dental office located at 1701 E. Moyamensing Ave.

The man was allegedly inside for about two hours, during which time police said he searched every room.

The suspect can be seen on video leisurely strolling around the medical facility, rifling through drawers and opening cabinets.

At one point, he even stares directly into the surveillance camera.

Police said the suspect fled the area in an unknown direction, making away with checks, computers, a credit card reader and various pieces of mail.

He is described as a light-skinned black or Hispanic male between the ages of 20 and 30 with a heavy build, a tattoo on the back of his neck and a goatee.

Anyone with information on the suspect or crime is asked to call 911, to contact the South Detectives Division at 215-686-3013 or 3014, or to submit an anonymous tip by dialing 215-686-TIPS (8477), texting PPD TIP (773847), emailing tips@phillypolice.com or by filling out this online form.


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