$64K in cigarettes stolen from warehouse in Juniata Park

JUNIATA PARK (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are looking for three burglars who stole $64,000 in cigarettes from a warehouse in the Juniata Park section of the city.

The incident happened early Friday morning at the business on the 100 block of East Hunting Park Avenue.

Surveillance shows the suspects walking through the parking lot around 2:45 a.m. carrying a large ladder and each wearing gloves and masks.

They broke into the warehouse by prying open a rear back door.

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Once inside, they wheeled out 24 cases of cigarettes with an estimated value of $64,000 and fled in an unknown direction.

If you see these suspects do not approach them and contact 911 immediately.

Anyone with information on this burglary should call Philadelphia police at 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP (773847).

You can also submit an anonymous tip online at PhillyPolice.com.
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