Police Seek Information on Burglary in Jefferson County

KNOX TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) – Punxsutawney-based State Police say a burglary occurred sometime between 12:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. on January 14, on Center Hill Road, in Knox Township, Jefferson County.

According to police, an unknown perpetrator(s) gained entry to a residence through an unlocked first floor kitchen window next to a glass entry door. The perpetrator(s) first attempted to pry open another locked window and the glass entry door before discovering the unlocked window.

Police say after entry, the perpetrator(s) removed $750.00 in cash; various prescription medications; canine medications; a number of necklaces and other “costume” jewelry; a gold Citizen watch; and birth certificates and passports for all household members.

The perpetrator(s) then fled the scene.

Anyone with information about this crime or any suspicious vehicles seen in the area is asked to contact PSP-Punxsutawney at 814-938-0510.


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