Suspects on the Loose After Home Invasion

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    NBC10's Monique Braxton reports from the Frankford section of Philadelphia as police search for three men who allegedly burglarized a home and find new evidence in the case. (Published Friday, Aug 2, 2013)

    An area street was closed for nearly two hours this morning as the search continued for men who burglarized a home overnight.

    Philadelphia Police responded to the 5300 block of Large Street in the city's Frankford section after four men, some armed, burst into a man’s third-floor apartment around 3:30 a.m. and took items.

    What the men took wasn’t clear. The homeowner wasn’t injured during the thefts, according to police.

    One of the suspects was caught after a short chase, the others got away, police said.

    Officers shut down Large Street near Sanger Street for nearly two hours and taped off some parked cars including a silver SUV as they searched for the three other suspects and investigated the home invasion.

    No descriptions were given for the remaining suspects.

    Around 6:30 a.m., investigators closed a section of Sanger Street near the Roosevelt Boulevard after finding more evidence behind a nearby day care center.

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