Thieves sought for burglary of building supply rental store in Port Richmond

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Thieves sought for burglary of building supply rental store. Brian Taff reports during Action News at 5 p.m. on April 4, 2018. (WPVI)

Police say some thieves decided to use their car as a battering ram to knock down a chain link fence to pull off a burglary.

It happened early Sunday in Philadelphia's Port Richmond neighborhood.

A surveillance video was taken outside a building supply rental store along the 3800 block of East Thompson Street.

Once the suspects got into the lot, they broke a showroom window, grabbed a chainsaw and cutting saw worth $1500 and drove off, police say.

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