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Caught On Camera: Police Search For Suspect Who Burglarized Cafe In Old City

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia police are on the hunt for the man who burglarized Cafe Walnut in Old City.

The incident occurred on Sunday, May 4, at 6:30 a.m.

The suspect was captured on surveillance video entering Cafe Walnut by prying open the front door with a crowbar.


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Once inside, he went to the cash register, took an unknown amount of money and fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a black male, 40-years-old, wearing a tan suit and carrying a red backpack.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to contact Central Detectives at 215-685-3093/3094.


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