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Gas stations burglarized in Upper Merion

Monday, August 27, 2012

Upper Merion police are investigating two gas station burglaries from over the weekend.

The first incident happened last Thursday at the Gulph Mills Sunoco on South Gulph Road and a second burglary occurred this past Saturday morning at the Exxon Station, located at Henderson Road and South Gulph Road.

According to investigators, the suspect enters the store by smashing a window and then steals cigarettes and lottery tickets.

No injuries have been reported during the burglaries.

Upper Merion police fear the violence may escalate and someone may get hurt in a possible future robbery.

Anyone with information is being asked to call Upper Merion police at 610-265-3232.

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