Jose Jesus Almanza-Fernandez, age 34, of Avondale was arrested and charged with Burglary and related offenses, following an investigation into the forced entry burglary of a residence on 01/02/2020. The incident occurred in the unit block of W. 3rd Street, in Avondale Borough. The homeowner left the residence in the morning and returned in the afternoon to find that the residence had been unlawfully entered, via a kitchen window. Numerous items, including a flat screen TV, an iPod, and alcoholic beverages were reported stolen. Information obtained from the victim(s) lead investigators to a neighboring residence, where they located some of the stolen property (including items that had not been noticed as missing). Almanza-Fernandez was developed as a suspect and was taken into custody the following morning, without incident. Found on his person, during a search incidental to his arrest, was the stolen iPod. He was transported to Central Booking, where he was processed and held for arraignment. He was committed to the Chester County Prison in lieu of $25,000.00 bail. A preliminary hearing is pending.