Break-in reported at Pho & Cafe Saigon at 43rd and Spruce (updated)

Posted on 26 August 2013

UPDATE (7:50 p.m.): Police confirmed the break-in at Pho & Cafe Saigon and said that the incident has been classified as a burglary. The suspect or suspects took $50 from the register, police said. They broke out the side window with a brick.

Earlier: We have received a report of an apparent break-in at Pho & Cafe Saigon, a Vietnamese restaurant at 43rd and Spruce Streets, Monday morning. A neighbor, Helen, reports that someone tried to use a brick to smash the front door of the restaurant and another neighbor reportedly heard car crashing noises some time between 3 a.m. and 4 a.m. The photos below show the restaurant door damaged and one of the windows smashed open. Helen says that she called the police at 8:30 a.m. We are trying to get more details.



Photos by Helen Hong.

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