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On Video: Man breaks into market to steal cigarettes

Friday, October 18, 2013

Philadelphia police are looking for the man who broke into a store to steal cigarettes.

The burglary happened around 4:30 a.m. at the Canemo Market at 172 West Norris Street in West Kensington on Wednesday, October 16th.

Police say the suspect got in by shoving in an air-conditioning unit.

Once inside, surveillance cameras capture the man going behind a counter.

He then makes off with several cartons of cigarettes.

The suspect was described by police as a man of an unknown race. He was wearing a baseball hat, jacket with long, dark-colored pants.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Philadelphia Police at 215-686-TIPS (8477), text a tip to PPD TIP (773847) or through PhillyPolice.com.

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