2 arrested for several Phila. restaurant burglaries

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Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Tony Kimhong and Chhoeuth Kim
Tony Kimhong and Chhoeuth Kim

PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Two men have been arrested and charged for a string of restaurant burglaries in Philadelphia.

Investigators say Tony Kimhong, 24, of the 2300 block of South 6th Street and Chhoeuth Kim, 31, of the 700 block of Jackson Street, broke into Bridget Foy's on South Street on July 16th.

They're also accused of a burglary at Saloon on South 7th Street on July 23rd.

Both men are charged with multiple counts of burglary and related offenses.

Kimhong is also charged with breaking into eleven other businesses, including several on Passyunk Avenue.

Those businesses are:

April 30, 2015, Little Italy Pizza, 342 Queen Street

May 24, 2015, Centerfolds Lounge, 1602 East Passyunk Avenue

June 7, 2015, Pho Ha Saigon, 320 Oregon Avenue

June 24, 2015, Bing Bing Din Sum, 1648 East Passyunk Avenue

June 24, 2015, at Cloud 9 Vapor Store, 1832 Passyunk Avenue

June 25, 2015, Stogie Joe's, 1803 East Passyunk Avenue

June 28, 2015, Adobe Cafe, 1919 E Passyunk Avenue

July 3, 2015, Bainbridge Barrel House, 625 South 6th Street

July 4, 2015, Artisan Bakery, 1218 Mifflin Street

July 6, 2015, Four Father's, 319 Market Street

July 8 2015, Birra Bira, 1700 East Passyunk Avenue

July 16, 2015, Bridget Foy's, 200 South Street