Police log Feb. 16

• Police have filed murder by
motor vehicle against James Fida II, 27, of Chester for his involvement in a
fatal crash in October on Route 322 at Mattson Road in Concord Township. Four
vehicles were involved in the crash that killed George Guillermo L. Cordero,
44, of Sanford Florida. One other person, a 77-year-old woman from Glen Mills,
was injured. Police said Fida was under the influence at the time of the crash.
New charges, including Murder by Motor Vehicle While DUI, Homicide by Motor
Vehicle, Recklessly Endangering Another Person and others were filed Feb. 16.
The accused was arraigned before Judge Richard Cappelli who ordered cash bail
of $25,000. Fida was remanded to the George W. Hill Prison after being unable
to post bail.

• Pennsylvania State Police
from Troop K, Media barracks, made two arrests of fugitives from justice. On
Feb. 7, troopers arrested Kimberly Shemeka Walker, 31, at the Camden at Valleybrook
Apartments on Jonson Farm Lane in Concord Township. A police press release said
the accused was wanted in the state of Missouri.
Also on Feb. 7, troopers arrested George Skilling, 48, of Glen Mills. A press
release said Skilling was wanted for failing to appear for a DUI hearing in

• Police have accused
31-year-old Karen Marie Oldham, of Wilmington, with retail theft following
incidents in Chadds Ford and Concord townships. According to a report, Oldham
is accused of concealing various articles of clothing, jewelry and accessory
items from the White House Black Market clothing store in Glen Eagle Square on
Feb. 9. The report said the accused implicated herself during a telephone call
by police who were investigating an attempted theft at Victoria’s Secret in the
Shoppes at Brinton Lake in Concord Township. She complied with a police request
to return all stolen merchandise to the police barracks in Media, the report
said, and she also provided a written statement to her involvement.

• Someone smashed the rear
passenger side window of four cars parked at Brandywine Prime on Feb. 8. The
unknown suspects took laptops, iPods and various other items.

• Police said 37-year-old
Robert Zimmerman, reportedly from Chadds Ford, assaulted another Chadds Ford
man on Sunday, Feb. 12, at about 5:50 p.m. No details were given, except the
incident happened in the 1100 block of Smithbridge Road in Concord Township.

• Police said Charles Ziegler,
67, of Chadds Ford, was arrested for DUI at 12:14 a.m. on Feb. 14. A report
said the accused was stopped for a traffic violation at Route 1 and Ring Road
for a traffic violation when it was determined he was DUI.

• Oscar Ivan Martinez-Garcia,
AKA José Manuel Villalobos of Kennett Square was charged with DUI and
using a false ID after a Feb. 13 traffic stop on Route 1 at Creek Road in
Chadds Ford, according to a police
report. The report also said there was an active arrest warrant for the accused
in Chester County.

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