Tilden Twp. Police looking for man involved in theft

Submitted photo Tilden Twp. Police are looking for the male suspect for the theft of a cellular phone from the Verizon store in Tilden Twp. The female companion was with him prior to the theft.

An unknown white male entered the Verizon store at 1700 Tilden Ridge Drive, Tilden Twp., and removed a demo iPhone 5 cellular phone, valued at $199, from the security device holding it to the display table on Aug. 26 at 2:14 p.m. The male then exited the store, got into a white Mitsubishi Gallant and left the parking lot.

The same male had been in the store minutes earlier with a female companion and her toddler looking at cellular phones. The female was in a silver sedan and left the area prior to the theft.

The suspect is described at a white male, mind 20s, glasses, 58, 180 lbs., lip ring towards right side and buzzed haircut.

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Photos of the suspect and companion are attached. Anyone with any information on this theft or the identity of the persons involved should contact Tilden Township Police at 610-562-9001 or Berks County Crime Alert at 877-373-9913.