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Detectives Working to Identify Man Who Repeatedly Broke into Charlotte Avenue Laundromat


Joshua Daniel King, 26, who is homeless, was arrested and charged with the Universal Laundry Break-ins.

Joshua Daniel King, 26

July 17, 2014


West Precinct detectives are working to identify the man suspected of repeatedly breaking into Universal Laundry at 5339 Charlotte Avenue on July 6th, June 18th, May 28th and returning during the early morning hours of May 29th.
In all four break-ins, the suspect made entry by breaking out glass to a window or door.  He took electronics, including a TV and computer, and change.
The suspect is a black man who appears to be in his 20s.  He is approximately 5’10” tall and weighs approximately 210 pounds. 
Anyone who recognizes the suspect from the attached surveillance photos is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 74-CRIME.  Citizens can also send an electronic tip to Crime Stoppers by texting the word “CASH” along with their message to 274637 (CRIMES) or online at

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