Police seek Berks County convenience store burglars

Police say two suspects broke into a convenience store overnight on Dec. 2. Surveillance footage caught one suspect and a vehicle.
Police say two suspects broke into a convenience store overnight on Dec. 2. Surveillance footage caught one suspect and a vehicle. Photo from State Police
Police are looking for two suspects involved in a burglary from early December. Police say two people smashed the glass doors of a convenience store and stole large amounts of cigarettes and chewing tobacco.
Police are looking for two suspects involved in a burglary from early December. Police say two people smashed the glass doors of a convenience store and stole large amounts of cigarettes and chewing tobacco. Photo from State Police

EARL Township >> Police are asking for the public’s help with identifying two burglary suspects.

State Police in Reading said Tuesday they are investigating an overnight burglary that occurred at the 562 Mini Mart located at 7947 Boyertown Pike (Route 562). Two individuals smashed the glass doors of the business in order to enter the store on Dec. 2. Once inside, they smashed the cash registers and stole a large amount of cigarettes and chewing tobacco, police said.

Video surveillance captured one of the suspects on camera and exterior cameras captured the suspect vehicle.

Anyone who is able to identify the suspect is asked to call the Pennsylvania State Police at 610-378-4011 or Berks Crime Alert.

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