Burglars Steal ATM, Flat-Screen TVs from Paddy’s Pub

Cops say two men broke through a door at Paddy's Old City Pub, the bar that shares a name with the one on It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

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Two men broke into Paddy’s Old City Pub and spent an hour inside burglarizing the bar, police said. The burglars entered by breaking into a door and got away with an ATM and two flat-screen televisions.

The venerable watering hole — which shares a name with the fictional Paddy’s Pub on It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia — has long been a welcome respite from the flashier clubs and bars in Old City. (“Paddy’s is a smoky pub with a welcoming atmosphere,” the Drink Nation writes.)

Police released surveillance footage of the burglary.

The cops also released descriptions of the two suspects.

  • Suspect No. 1: Black male, 40-50 years-of-age, 6’0″, medium to stocky build, mustache, wearing glasses, light colored hat, light colored jacket with a black hooded sweatshirt underneath, light colored pants, and light colored Nike sneakers.
  • Suspect No. 2: Black male, 40 years-of-age, 5’7”-5’9”, thin build, wearing a dark baseball style cap, dark jacket and jeans with a design on both rear pockets, possibly a skull.

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Please note that last part of the second description. One of the burglars is wearing fancy designer jeans! Or, possibly, knockoffs.

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Police are asking anyone with information on the burglary to contact them. Confidential tips can be sent to police in three ways: Phone (215.686.8477), text (to 773847, or PPD TIP) or using this online form.