Four men now face theft and criminal mischief charges after Philadelphia Police say an off-duty officer witnessed them attempting to steal metal grates from the southbound side I-95.
According to police, the off-duty officer spotted the group removing the metal grates, which belong to PennDOT, around 1:45 p.m. Tuesday afternoon.
Police say the men placed the grates inside a silver Ford E-250 van.
The van was later stopped by police on the 4900 block of Aramingo venue.
Polices say the grates were recovered and returned to PennDOT.
NICE EASTER WEEKEND
Frost advisories posted for Friday morning for lows in the 30s. Protect sensitive plants in the outlying suburbs away from the city!
Expect a gradual warm up over the next couple of days.
Friday High: 56
Saturday High: 64
Sunday High: 65