On December 7, 2018, during the overnight hours at 1:00 AM, a burglary occurred in the 1500 block of Rockwell Rd. The burglar entered a home while the residents were inside sleeping and stole US currency. The victim awoke and chased the suspect from his home while yelling for his wife to call 9-1-1.
Abington Police will have extra patrols in the neighborhood. If you see something or somebody suspicious, especially during the late night hours, please call 9-1-1. The best prevention is to lock your doors and windows. Motion lights are also an effective deterrent. If you have any information that you think may help, contact the assigned detective, Phil Geliebter at 267-536-1112 or firstname.lastname@example.org.