Easttown Police Detectives are investigating a daytime home burglary in the 1400 block of Berwyn-Paoli Road. (near the Upper Main Line YMCA).
According to police, burglars entered the house last Thursday sometime between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. when the victims discovered the crime and called police.
Police says the thieves got a variety of jewelry and a laptop. The value of the stolen items was not immediately known.
Meanwhile, Tredyffrin Police Superintendent Anthony Giaimo says there has been an "uptick" in the number of residential burglaries in Tredyffrin Township in recent months. Giaimo reported the increased number of crimes to the Tredyffrin Board of Supervisors during the board's meeting on Monday. The Tredyffrin Superintendent says his department has been working hard to solve the cases and find suspects. Several have been caught.
Giaimo used the opportunity during Monday's meeting to remind Tredyffrin residents to always check to make sure they have closed and locked windows and doors (especially first floor windows) before leaving their homes.