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Police Log Feb. 1:Thefts, DUIs, crashes

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks Police are investigating smash-and-grab thefts involving two vehicles parked on Applied Bank Boulevard in Concord Township on Jan. 17. Avondale Barracks • Police said they arrested a motorist for DUI at Pocopson and Lenape roads in Pocopson Township on Jan. 30. The driver was not identified in the report. The operator ...

 
 

Police Log Jan. 25: Break-in, DUIs, drug possession

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • Police are investigating a report of a drug sale at Unionville High School that allegedly took place on Friday, Jan. 20. Police received the report shortly before 4 p.m. No other details were released. • Lisa D. Cottman, 59, of Oxford, was cited following a one-car crash in Kennett Township on Jan. 22, police said. ...

 

Woman faces torture, sexual abuse charges

Delaware County District Attorney Jack Stollsteimer announced today that multiple felony charges of child endangerment, aggravated indecent assault, involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, sexual assault, and related crimes, have been brought against Anais Munoz, 19, of Chester. The four minor victims range in age from 7 to 13. It is alleged that the abuse occurred ...

 

Police Log Jan. 18: DUIs, crash, theft

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Patrick A. Doherty, 20, of Phoenixville, was charged with following too closely following a rear-ender accident on Route 202 south of Oakland Road near Garnet Ford in Chadds Ford Township on Jan. 4, according to police. According to the report, Doherty was southbound on 202 when he could not stop in time for upcoming traffic ...

 

Police Log Jan. 11: DUIs, drug possession, theft

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • Police said they arrested a 22-year-old man from Coatesville for DUI with drugs in West Marlborough Township on Jan. 6. According to the report, police conducted a traffic stop on the vehicle because of canceled insurance. Once they made contact with the driver, police said they could smell marijuana and that a marijuana ...

 

Police Log Jan. 4: Explicit photos, thefts

Pennsylvania State Police UPDATE: State police from the Media barracks have that a suspected rape at Maris Grove, reported on Dec. 28, was unfounded. End of UPDATE. Avondale Barracks • Police are calling it theft by deception but a 63-year-old man from West Marlborough Township is out $3,100 after he sent the money to someone to whom he also sent explicit photos of ...

 

Police Log Dec. 28: Possible rape attempt

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Two teenagers from Baltimore, a 19- and a 13-year-old, were arrested on shoplifting charges after the two tried stealing almost $1,300 worth of food and personal items from Wegmans in Concord Township on Dec. 14. Neither suspect was identified in the report. • An employee at Maris Grove reported to state police that she ...

 

Police Log Dec. 21: Fatal accident

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks State police said Ankur Bansal, 27, of Bear, Del., was killed when he was struck by a car after he exited another vehicle that was stopped on the shoulder of Route 202. The accident happened at 3:36 a.m. on Dec. 18. Avondale Barracks • State police arrested a 28-year-old man from Wilmington on drug possession charges following ...

 

Police Log Dec. 14: Student threatens teacher

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • A 21-year-old man from Philadelphia — not named in the report — was arrested on drug possession charges following a traffic stop in Pennsbury Township on Dec. 12. Police made the stop at 11:01 p.m. north of Hickory Hill Road on Route 1, but no other details were released. • A single-vehicle crash led to the arrest of the ...

 

Police Log. Dec 7: Indecent exposure, kidnapping

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Evan Weselyk, 30, of Glen Mills, was arrested for kidnapping on Dec. 2, according to state police. According to the report, Weselyk, armed with a shotgun, forced a 64-year-old woman from her home in Concord Township. He then drove her to different locations demanding she ask for money from family members. Aston police made ...

 

Police Log Nov.30: Statutory rape, thefts, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • Police are investigating a report of a statutory rape involving a 23-year-old woman with Down’s Syndrome in Pocopson Township. A report said the driver of a service used to transport people to and from work was sending vulgar, sexual text messages to the victim. • John. C. Kubek, 52, of West Chester, was charged with ...