Police seek public's help in solving burglary

Last updated: January 19, 2020 - 12:37pm


South Centre Police/This photo shows the burglar who broke into Your Choice gas station, 6307 Columbia Blvd., early Sunday morning. South Centre Police are asking any members of the public with information about the thief to call them at 570-784-8552.

SOUTH CENTRE TWP. — Police here are seeking the public’s help in tracking down a burglar who stole about $595 from a convenience store’s coin gambling machines.

The theft took place at 3:11 a.m. Sunday.

Surveillance cameras caught the thief, wearing jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt, his face hidden by what appears to be a black bandanna, as he threw a cinder block through the glass door of the Your Choice gas station at 6307 Columbia Blvd.

Then he smashed the glass on the two machines to steal the money before fleeing on foot through the Motel 6 parking lot.

The heavyset man appears to be white, police said.

Police asked anyone with information regarding the crime to call the South Centre Township Police Department at 570-784-8552.

 

For all breaking news alerts and updates, follow us on Twitter.


Last Updated: October 2, 2021 - 6:38pm

Chicago’s music is timeless.

Heavily jazz-influenced, with tinges of classical in the slower numbers, the songs, some now more than 50 years old, likely still will be popular and...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: September 30, 2021 - 8:02am

Your dream date to the prom stands you up at the last moment, and a girl you’ve barely thought of agrees to go. It might not have been what you thought you wanted, but darned if you don’...

READ MORE »

Last Updated: September 29, 2021 - 12:05pm

Pat Benatar, the 1980s hitmaker who was to headline Bloomsburg Fair grandstand tonight, has canceled, citing “an upper respiratory illness unrelated to COVID,” according to a statement...

READ MORE »

Advertisement