Pillow Case Full of Jewelry Stolen in Haddon Twp.
The rear door pried open on the Fern Ave. home, police say.
A home in the 500 block of Fern Ave. was burglarized on Wednesday, Haddon Township police report.
A lock at the rear door of the home was pried open and jewelry was stolen from the master bedroom. The thief used a pillow case from the home for the loot. Police believe the burglary happened between 4:30 and 9 p.m. The incident was reported at 9 p.m.
Police urge anyone who may have seen anything suspicious to call Det. Sgt. Scott Bishop at 856-854-1176 x4135, or SBishop@haddontwppolice.com or call the anonymous tip line at 856-854-1176 x4TIP (4847).
"The Haddon Township Police Department would like to remind and encourage residents to contact 911 immediately if they observe suspicious activity or if someone is acting suspiciously in their neighborhood," a statement said. "We now have a solicitation ordinance in an effort to prevent individuals from knocking on resident’s doors, a common tactic utilized by burglars in an effort to determine if anyone is home. When in doubt, call us out."