Police say an unknown male kicked in a glass door at the Trolley Car Diner on the 7600 block of Germantown Avenue around 2 a.m.
The burglar can be seen on surveillance in the storage area of the diner, picking up a pipe and a large CO2 bottle, which he used to smash through the drywall of an office and take a Toshiba laptop computer.
He also spends several minutes trying unsuccessfully to open the cash registers.
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The man then fled the diner through a side door in an unknown direction.
If you recognize this suspect, call 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.