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Hungry thief breaks into Shartlesville Playground dining hall, police say

By 69 News, follow: @69news, news@wfmz.com
Published On: Aug 05 2013 02:30:33 PM CDT
Updated On: Aug 05 2013 02:31:36 PM CDT
UPPER BERN TWP., Pa. -

Police in Berks County are searching for a burglar with a craving for hot dogs and ice cream.

Someone forcibly entered the Shartlesville Playground's dining hall on North 4th Street in Upper Bern Township by pushing or kicking in a door, state police said.

The break-in happened sometime between 4 p.m. Friday and 8:30 a.m. Monday, police said.

Once inside, the crook rummaged through the cabinets and refrigerator and cooked hot dogs and ate ice cream, police said. It was unclear whether anything else was taken.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call state police at 610-562-6885 or Crime Alert Berks County at 877-373-9913.