UPDATE: 05/19/2021 -
As a result of ongoing investigations in Bedford, Cambria and Westmoreland counties, troopers have now learned that the silver Chevrolet Sonic that was involved in the series of thefts on the morning of May 15 in White Township, Indiana County, had been stolen the night before from a location in Ferndale Borough, Cambria County. The vehicle was later found abandoned in Bedford County.
A Ford Taurus SHO was then stolen from Bedford County and was later found abandoned with a flat tire in the City of Johnstown.
Troopers are currently searching for a red 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray with black racing stripes and black wheels, which was stolen during daylight hours from a location in the Seward area of Westmoreland County.
The Pennsylvania State Police Troop A - Indiana Station responded to Brookwood Estates along Ben Avon Street, Morningside Drive, and Valley Road, White Township, Indiana County on 05/15/2021 at approximately 5:00am to 6:00am for a report of several thefts or attempted thefts from unattended vehicles.
Items reported stolen included a checkbook, a dash cam, bank cards, and a wallet.
Surveillance video shows two unknown suspects walking through the Brookwood Estates neighborhood on May 15 at 5:42am.
One suspect is observed approaching and attempting to open the door of a locked vehicle parked in a driveway.
The suspects then fled in a silver Chevrolet sedan operated by a third unknown suspect.
One suspect was observed wearing a dark-colored shirt/jacket with a narrow, white-colored, or reflective stripe along the shoulder as well as black and white Nike sneakers with distinct yellow and orange or red-colored rubber on the underside of the soles.
The silver Chevrolet sedan, believed to be a Chevrolet Sonic, was noted to make a distinct mechanical-sounding noise as it fled the area.
Any persons with information on this incident or if you can identify the suspects are asked to anonymously contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=107
All callers to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD for information that leads to an arrest, the solving of a crime/cold case or the location of a wanted person/fugitive or missing persons.
All information is accurate as of Release Date and is subject to change or updated.
Media Release #2986