Burglars enter Wyomissing Best Buy through roof, steal thousands in electronics, police say

The Wyomissing Borough Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in providing information in a commercial burglary investigation.

The incident took place in the early morning hours of March 13, 2023 at the Best Buy Store located at 1701 Crossing Drive in Wyomissing.

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According to police, a suspect(s) entered the store through the roof of the business and gained access to displays, stealing over $100,000 in various electronics. Police declined to share any further details, stating the investigation is ongoing.

According to a police call log, officers were dispatched to the Best Buy that morning for a burglar alarm at 3:22am. The report notes that upon arrival, all doors and windows appeared secure and that “everything appeared in order.”

Later, at 8:36am, officers were called back to the Best Buy after staff reported thet a burglary took place overnight.

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Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to contact the Wyomissing Borough Police directly at 610-375-6102, or submit an anonymous tip to Crime Alert Berks County. Cash rewards are available up to $10,000 if the tip leads to an arrest.

Anonymous tips may be submitted by either calling 1(877) 373-9913, downloading the ALERTBERKS app on your mobile device, or by using your mobile phone to text tips to 847411 and typing ALERTBERKS + your tip. Additional information may be found at alertberks.org.

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