Gayborhood Crime Watch: Oct. 12-18, 2015

Gayborhood Crime Watch: Oct. 12-18, 2015

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— At 10:40 p.m. Oct. 13, a man asked another man for money outside 1305 Locust St. but, when the complainant took out his wallet, the perpetrator pushed him down, stole the wallet and fled west. He was described as white, in his 30s, 5-foot-10, 170 pounds, with a buzz haircut and blue eyes and wearing a brown shirt and gray sweatpants. For video of the incident, visit

— Between 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 13, someone entered two apartments in a building in the 900 block of Pine Street without any force and stole laptops and jewelry. Sixth District Officer Corrado lifted fingerprints.

— There were two thefts from parked vehicles reported Oct. 12-18: outside 1122 Pine St. and 1200 Sansom St.


— At 10:45 a.m. Oct. 13, Sixth District Officers Hill and Cash arrested a man outside 400 S. Watts St. who was wanted for probation violations. The 51-year-old suspect with a homeless-shelter address was charged as an escaped prisoner.

— At 3:30 p.m. Oct. 14, there were numerous fights in the area of 1000 Market St. involving school students, including the assault of a 12-year-old boy on his way home from school by a group of teens. A 16-year-old girl was arrested and charged with assault. A 13-year-old boy also reported having his iPhone stolen from him in the 1000 block of Ludlow Street by a group of 10 teen boys.


— At 9:50 p.m. Oct. 14, Sixth District officers issued a citation for a summary offense outside 1101 Pine St.

— At 7:50 p.m. Oct. 15, Sixth District officers issued a citation for a summary offense outside 1300 Chestnut St. 

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