Man wanted in multiple home burglaries in Overbrook

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Thursday, August 27, 2015
Philadelphia police are investigating a series of residential burglaries in the city's Overbrook section.

OVERBROOK (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are searching for a man who they say is wanted in connection with at least 4 home burglaries in the city's Overbrook section.

The burglaries happened between July 17 and August 25 during the hours of 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.

Two burglaries occurred on the 5400 block of Woodbine Avenue. A third was reported on the 2200 block of North 53rd Street.

The most recent incident happened on the 5300 block of Woodbine Avenue.

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Surveillance cameras from one of the homes captured a man who is believed to be involved in all four burglaries.

Police describe the suspect as a black male wearing a white shirt with dark stripes, dark colored pants and shoes, a baseball hat and backpack.

If you recognize this suspect, call police at 215.686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP (773847).