ARDMORE, Pa. (WPVI) –
The suspect who was to be sought in the burglary was to feel the heat Friday night because a bulletin "Be on the lookout" otherwise known as a "bolo" has been issued for his capture
Er is now on the radar of several law enforcement agencies, and they got him today almost sooner.
Several police sources report to Action News that they are looking for 31-year-old Andre Melton from Southwest Philadelphia  At the moment, he is being sought only for breaking into the Ardmore home of former Playboy model Christine Kraft.
But he was not involved in her murder.
Three days after reporting the burglary, Kraft in Germany strangled her apartment in the 1
Sources say Kraft reported early Sunday morning that she came home after a night in Sofitel in Center City.
She took a Ride stock home, but could not remember much later. When she woke up, she noticed that designer handbag and jewelry had been stolen.
Action News has learned that the police found Melton out of surveillance videos and searched his house in the 6500 block district of Theodore.
The police found the stolen belongings there but did not find Melton.
This afternoon, sources say that an upper Darby officer discovered the rental car, 2018 Burgundy Kia Sorento with Virginia license plate, which Melton should drive. The SUV was found near Garrett and Clearbrook.
But when the officer turned and pursued, the guy on a side street near Garrett and Sherbrook Boulevard disappeared and escaped.
Sources say the night before Kraft was found murdered, surveillance cameras in the lobby of the home show that she is being followed home by a man.
But the footage never shows him leaving the building, which makes her believe he left the building from a balcony. 19659002] So far, the police have not identified this man. They have not named any suspects in the murder.
Could Andre Melton help solve this puzzle? Right now he's just a suspect in the mysterious burglary in the house of the former Playboy model.
Kraft was a model who, according to a booking page, was content with a "tasteful photo shoot for Playboy that was beyond Hollywood glamor."
Her profile also includes photo shoots for Vanity Fair, Victoria's Secret and Maxim.
Everyone with information is requested to call the Lower Merion Police Station or the Montgomery County Detective Agency.
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