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Suspect wanted for several Philly burglaries

PHILADELPHIA - November 23, 2012 - Get a good look at this photo; police say he's responsible for several burglaries in the 14th District.

Police say the man has been recorded on videotape twice in October and November. It happened at the Progressive Food Market located at 5141 Germantown Avenue on October 8 and November 8.

Investigators say he broke a hole in a side wall to get inside and then took an undetermined amount of cash and numerous cartons of cigarettes, placed them into a backpack style bag and fled in an unknown direction.

He's described as a black male, medium build, medium complexion, late 20-30 years-of-age, light beard, wearing a black ski cap, dark colored hooded jacket with a white logo and wings on back, and a dark colored backpack style bag.

If you have any information about these crimes or this suspect, please call (215) 686.TIPS (8477) or text a tip to PPD TIP or 773847.