Crime Report: April 2021

4400 Kelly Dr (Schuylkill River Trail parking lot)
Complainant parked her 2009 Honda Civic at listed location. When she returned at 1:30PM, she discovered that her driver’s side rear window had been smashed out with several items missing (iPad, Apple pen, Apple keyboard, Sony headphones, ear buds. Value: $1,670). Her friend’s backpack (value: $150) was also missing, which contained several items (Microsoft Surface Pro laptop and Macbook. Value: $2600). Police processed scene with negative results.

Kelly Dr and Midvale Ave
Complainant was reporting his vehicle stolen to police, however his vehicle was involved in an auto accident and recovered prior to being reported stolen. Vehicle was a Lexus GS 300. Incident captured on RTC, compl transported to vehicle at Brewery Hill Dr and Kelly Dr.

Lincoln Dr and Rittenhouse St
Complainant parked her vehicle red 201Jeep Compass at listed location to take a walk in the park. At 3:50PM she got a cellphone alert from her credit card that someone was attempting to charge $504 to her account at a 7-11 store. Compl returned to her vehicle at approx 4:20PM to find passenger side window broken out and her white purse (containing credit/debit cards and perfume) missing from the front seat. Police processed scene with negative results. Charge was declined by credit card company.

4/14 (Reported. Occurred on 2/19)
5500 Wissahickon Ave.
Complainant ordered a North Face jacket from Amazon. After claiming his package from the mail room, he opened it to find an old blanket inside of the box instead of the jacket. Compl. believes that an unknown offender opened the box, replaced the jacket and taped the box shut. Compl. advised to contact Amazon. No video footage of the incident. Value: $389.99

2809 W Queen Ln
Complainant received a call that her package containing toiletry items was delivered by UPS on 4/13 at 11AM and when she went to get her package at 2:14PM an unknown offender had taken it from her apartment lobby. Value: $580

Aggravated assault
33XX Tilden St.
Complainant’s roommate (offender) got into an argument with her then punched her twice on the left side of her head. Compl also states that the roommate grabbed her metal walker and hit her on the left side of her face and shoulder. Compl was at U of P hospital for unrelated injuries. She had no visible injuries from the assault but did mention it to hospital staff when she arrived.

4135 Ridge Ave
Complainant parked her vehicle at listed location. When she returned at 10AM on 4/10, the windows were smashed and a bucket of $5 in change was missing from the center console. No surveillance in area.

3400 Cresson St
Complainant found his vehicle with drivers side window broken and $2 in change missing.

3400 New Queen St.
Complainant discovered that her black 2016 Nissan Maxima was missing from location she had legally parked it. Tow file showed neg results. Value: $8,000

35XX Indian Queen Ln
Complainant told police that offender, whom she had been seeing for some time, began acting aggressively and rough towards her. Offender had a large butcher knife on the table and told compl. that he “did not want to make her bleed” and that “something would happen to her in 15 minutes.” Compl. ran from property and offender chased her. Police found compl. in distress on nearby highway with restraints on her hands, ankles and neck. Compl. also had blood coming from her vaginal area. She was transported to Roxborough hospital for treatment. SVU notified.

4024 Ridge Ave
Two unknown black males entered location and pulled a black handgun on the complainant (cashier) and demanded money. Suspects fled with cash.

Aggravated assault
3200 S Ferry Rd
Complainant merged in front of offender at listed location. Offender then pulled up next to compl and threw an unknown object at compl’s vehicle. He followed compl, throwing an additional object at compl’s vehicle as they approached Ridge AND Allegheny intersection. Compl had no injuries. She stated both objects hit her vehicle, but didn’t cause damage. Incident was reported at 39th district.

4/2 (Reported. Occurred on 3/31, 9PM)
5500 Wissahickon Ave.
Complainant parked his vehicle at 5555 Wissahickon Ave on 3/31. When he returned on 4/1 at approximately 11AM, he noticed a loud noise when he started the car. He discovered the O2 sensor and catalytic converter were missing. Value: $1800

35XX Indian Queen Ln
Complainant parked his 2010 ford F150 at listed location. When he returned to the vehicle he discovered that 3 of the windows had been smashed and several items missing (table saw, a chop saw, a keyless door bolt entry, and a door knob lever). City cameras located at Indian Queen Ln and Conrad St which may have recorded the incident. Negative results for finger prints due to heavy rain. Value: $950

From the files of the 39th District. Special thanks to Captain Anthony Ginaldi and the dedicated officers of his command for making this section possible.

If you notice suspicious activity, please call 911 immediately. Also call the 39th district at 215-686-3390 and ask for the Crime Prevention Officer.

If you have security cameras, please register them with OPERATION SAFECAM – it’s a free service offered by the Police Department. Video captured by your camera may assist in the investigation of a crime.

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