The following incidents in the Midtown Village and Washington Square West areas were reported to the Sixth Police District between Dec. 12-18. Information is courtesy of Sixth District Crime Analyst Officer Robert Savino. To report crime tips, visit www.phillypolice.com or call 215-686-TIPS.
— At 3:53 a.m. Dec. 13, Sixth District officers responded to a burglary alarm at ICandy, 254 S. 12th St., and found a side door open. A search of the premises was done with negative results. On surveillance video, a man was observed stealing the cash register from the business.
— At 7:11 a.m. Dec. 15, Sixth District officers responded to a burglary alarm at the Walnut Street Theatre, 825 Walnut St. While conducting a walkthrough of the property, they found a 29-year-old man inside the property. He was arrested and charged with burglary.
— At 1:20 a.m. Dec. 17, a patron drinking in an establishment in the 200 block of South Camac Street got into an argument with another patron, who he says struck him in the face with a glass. The victim chased and held the suspect for police. The 32-year-old was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.
— At 5:40 p.m. Dec. 17, a man entered the Dunkin’ Donuts at 1105 Chestnut St. He announced a “stick up” and pointed a plastic bag with a barrel protruding from it at the clerk. The clerk gave the suspect money and he fled in an unknown direction. He was described as black, in his 50s, 5-foot-9, wearing a black puffy coat, a black and gray baseball cap, a multicolored scarf, glasses and gray gloves.
— There was one theft from a parked vehicle reported Dec. 12-18: in the 1200 block of Manning Street.
— There were two thefts of bicycles reported Dec. 12-18: both outside 201 S. Broad St.
— At 1 a.m. Dec. 14, Sixth District Officer Brown issued a summary citation to a 21-year-old man for defiant trespass in the 900 block of Walnut Street.
— At 3:08 a.m. Dec. 14, Sixth District Officer Coupas issued a summary citation to a 36-year-old man for drinking from an open container of alcohol in the 100 block of South 12th Street.
— At 8:35 a.m. Dec. 16, Center City District Officer Pagan arrested a 45-year-old man for defiant trespass at 1101 Market St. The suspect also had a warrant for a probation violation.
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