Fishtown burglar caught on camera

FISHTOWN - September 17, 2013

Police released a clear picture of the suspect's face on Tuesday.

The burglary happened at 1:13 p.m. on September 12th in the 2300 block of East Boston Street.

Investigators say the man forced open the kitchen window of a home and, once inside, took a laptop computer, a tablet computer and jewelry.

He was then scene leaving the area with a black bag.

The suspect was described by police as a white or Hispanic male, 50-60 years-of-age, medium build, gray goatee, wearing a light gray cap with a white logo on the front, light gray Polo style shirt and dark colored knee length shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through

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