Florida man charged with burglarizing five vehicles in Evesham

Police say the burglaries took place last October at Black Run Preserve in the township

Evesham investigators have charged a Florida man with burglarizing five vehicles at the Black Run Preserve last October.

On Oct. 21, 2019, at 2:23 p.m., officers responded to the Black Run Preserve on Kettle Run Road for a report of five unattended vehicles that were broken into.

Initial investigation determined that an unknown male, wearing black clothing, was observed smashing out a vehicle’s window and removing property from inside. The suspect stole a purse, electronic equipment and phones. The suspect fled the area in a gray Jeep with New Jersey registration.

On Jan. 17, after an extensive investigation, members of the Evesham Township Investigative Bureau were able to identify and charge 38-year-old Tyrone Parker from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. with burglarizing the five vehicles. Parker was charged with five counts of burglary, theft, criminal mischief and possession of burglary tools. His whereabouts are unknown.

Evesham Township Police reminds residents to always immediately report all suspicious activity to the department at (856) 983-1111 or 9-1-1 for crimes in progress.