Thursday, May 19, 2022

State Police Investigating Dollar General Burglary near New Ringgold

The Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville are investigating a break in and burglary at a Dollar Store near New Ringgold.

According to the Pennsylvania State Police at Frackville, on Wednesday, May 11th, 2022, around 7:00am, Troopers responded to a report of a burglary at the Dollar General on Route 895 in East Brunswick Township.

Troopers say the pictured male suspect forced entry into the store around 2:00am that morning by throwing a rock through the glass front door.

Surveillance photos show the suspect carrying a gift bag as he entered the store.

Once inside, the suspect went directly behind the counter to the secured cigarette case and used a hammer to small the glass on the display.  He grabbed numerous packs of New Port cigarettes and placed them in the gift bag before feeling the scene.

PA Crimestoppers is assisting State Police with the investigation.

Any person with information on this incident is asked to anonymously contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at

All callers to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers remain anonymous and could be eligible for a CASH REWARD for information that leads to an arrest, the solving of a crime/cold case or the location of a wanted person/fugitive or missing person.

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