DRUMS, Pa. -- On Tuesday, February 21st, at approximately 10 o'clock in the morning, Butler Township Police received a report of a burglary at 2 Schwabe Street in Freeland.
The homeowner was alerted to a noise in the basement of the residence and discovered a male stealing copper pipes.
The male gained entry by breaking a basement window.
After being confronted by the homeowner the male fled out of the basement door to a white vehicle, possibly a minivan, unknown make, model, or registration.
The white male is described as possibly in his 20’s, thin build, and was wearing a blue bandana on his head.
The vehicle was parked in a pull-off area on Hi Tor and Woodside Drive.
The vehicle was last seen driving on Woodside Drive toward E. Butler Drive.
The subject stole copper piping, which also casued water to leak in the basement.
Anyone with information is asked to call Butler Township Police at 570-788-4111 or 911.
All information will be kept confidential.