Batman sweatshirt suspect swipes baby clothes package in Northern Liberties

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Thursday, December 8, 2016

NORTHERN LIBERTIES (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are searching for a package thief who is far from being a caped crusader.

The theft occurred Friday, Dec. 2, around 12:14 p.m. on the 100 block of West Poplar Street in Northern Liberties.

Police say a resident received a motion alert from the front door camera.

The resident checked his camera, and saw a man wearing a Batman sweatshirt removing a package containing baby clothing that was delivered at the front door.

He then fled in an unknown direction.

The suspect is described as a white male, short brown hair, unshaven, wearing a gray, hooded sweatshirt with a Batman emblem on front, with a black shirt underneath, and dark colored pants.

If you have any information about this crime or this suspect, please contact East Detective Division at 215-686-3243/3244.