Spring City Police search for burglary suspect

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SPRING CITY Police are investigating a residential burglary and an arson that happened in the same block on March 18.

According to police, an unknown suspect set fire to a detached kitchen near a house in the 200 block of Bridge Street.

A neighbor saw the fire and called in emergency services, police said.

Around 1:45 p.m., officers were called back to the same block for a reported burglary.

The daughter of the resident saw a man in the process of burglarizing the home.

Police said the suspect is described as a white man with heavy eyebrows, between 5 feet 11 inches and six feet one inch tall with an athletic build.

According to police, his hair was neatly combed, he was clean shaven and in his 20s. Police Chief Anthony Kuklinski said a composite sketch is being drawn and will be distributed around the borough.

Anyone with information about either of the incidents should call police at 610-948-3456.