Police search for man accused of stealing items from parked vehicle in Swatara Township

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SWATARA TOWNSHIP, Pa.–Police are looking for a man who stole items from a vehicle while it was parked at a gas station in Dauphin County on Saturday.

The incident happened at Sheetz located along the 3600 block of Paxton Street in Swatara Township.

A woman was using the air pump to to fill her tires with air, when a man entered her vehicle and took two cell phones from the center console, police said. The man asked the woman for spare change and then walked away.

The man was last seen riding a bicycle west on Paxton Street. The suspect is described as a black male, 5’10” tall and between 30 to 40 years of age. He was last seen wearing black pants, a black jacket and a black knit hat.

Anyone with information is asked to call Swatara Township Police Department at 717-564-2550.