The PA State Police Troop E - Meadville Station were dispatched to the AT&T store located at 19045 Park Avenue Plaza, Meadville, Vernon Township, Crawford County for a commercial burglar alarm on 12/27/19 at approximately 2336 hours.
Upon arrival, it was observed that a storefront door constructed of glass had been smashed.
Further investigation revealed that a lone male Actor entered the store and stole multiple Apple and Samsung display model mobile devices.
Video surveillance revealed the Actor likely kicked in the door and unlocked a single deadbolt lock.
The Actor then entered the store and began stuffing the devices into a black bag.
The Actor then left the scene.
Total incident time was approximately 1 min, 10 sec.
It is unknown if the Actor was accompanied as no outdoor surveillance was available from AT&T, however, video surveillance from a nearby business shows a white, 4 door sedan of unknown make and model in the Plaza near the time of the incident. Other locations near the incident location are currently being canvased for additional outdoor surveillance footage.
Items stolen include:
iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR, iPhone 8 PLUS, iPhone 8, iWatch Series 5 44mm, iWatch Series 5 40mm, iWatch Series 3 42mm, iPad Pro 12.9”, iPad 7th Gen 10.2”, Samsung Galaxy S10E, Samsung Galaxy S10+, Samsung Galaxy S10.
Total Value: $11,920
Any persons with information regarding this incident are asked to contact the PSP Meadville Station at 814-332-6911 and speak to Tpr. Waltenbaugh or you can call the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers if you have information on this crime, any serious crime, or wanted person, call the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477).
All callers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD.
All information is accurate as of Release Date.
Media Release #2592