Suspect arrested for smashing car windows

HOLMESBURG - October 31, 2012

The incident happened sometime early Wednesday morning in the 7700 block of Torresdale Avenue.

Authorities say people heard noise from outside. A number of residents say they saw a man smashing windows and they ran after him.

According to police, the man then tried to carjack a vehicle. The residents called police and the suspect was apprehended.

The windows of more than a dozen cars were damaged during the incident.

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