Police investigating burglary at Frankford auto shop

A man broke into an auto repair shop on Torresdale Avenue and stole thousands of dollars worth of power tools, police said.

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Police are looking for a man who broke into a Frankford auto repair business last month and stole thousands of dollars worth of power tools.

The burglary happened at around 10:15 p.m. Jan. 1 when the suspect cut through a barbed wire fence to gain access to ESL Autoshop at 4164 Torresdale Ave., authorities said. He grabbed the tools and fled in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information about the suspect or burglary is asked to contact Northeast Detectives at 215-686-3153/3154. All tips will be confidential. ••