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Police Log Oct 20: Thefts, drug bust

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police are investigating the theft of multiple tools and accessories from a Ford F350 on State Farm Drive. The unknown suspect smashed the truck window and took the tools that were in plain view. The incident took place on Sept. 10. • Police are also investigating the reported theft of a $500 catalytic converter reported ...

 
 

Police Log Oct. 13: Thefts, careless driving

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • State police said they arrested a 60-year-old man from Kennett Square who forcibly entered the East Marlborough Township home of his estranged wife and took their 10-year-old son. The custody arrangement was for the mother to have custody. The incident happened on Oct. 4. Neither the suspect nor the victim was named. • ...

 

Police Log Sept. 29: Thefts, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police are investigating the reported theft of $150 worth of tobacco products from the Wawa at Route 202 and Naamans Creek Road on July 16. A report said there are two male suspects who fled in a silver SUV. • Police said they are investigating the theft of merchandise from the Gap store in Chadds Ford Township on Aug. ...

 

Police Log Sept 22: Assaults, arrest in Kennett homicide attempt

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police said Patricia Hackett, 47, of Chadds Ford, was arrested for assault following an Aug. 4 domestic dispute in Concord Township. The report said responding troopers found the victim, a 57-year-old man, with multiple facial lacerations. • A verbal altercation turned physical in Concord Township on Aug. 6 when according to ...

 

Police Log Sept. 15: Theft, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • A two-car crash in Pennsbury Township on Sept. 8 led to one of the drivers being charged with following too closely. The driver was not named in the report, but police said the at-fault driver struck the other vehicle from behind on Route 1 at 7:38 a.m. • According to a police report, Lois A. Arnold, 72, of Oxford, was ...

 

Police Log Sept. 8: Identity theft, fraud, shoplifting

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police are investigating an attempted identity theft. A report said someone filed a fraudulent unemployment claim in the name of a 61-year-old Chadds Ford woman. The unknown suspect used the woman’s personal information. • A man and a woman from Bear were arrested on shoplifting charges in Concord Township on July 29. ...

 

Police Log Sept. 1: Indecent exposure, attempted jailbreak

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police said Thomas Worth, 22, of Birmingham Township, was arrested for exposing his genitals and masturbating in Wegmans supermarket in Concord Township on Aug. 21. The report said multiple witnesses and store surveillance video confirmed the incident. Police charged Worth with indecent exposure, open lewdness, and ...

 

Police Log Aug 25: Indecent exposure, booze theft

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police said Jamie M. Grasso, 48, of Glen Mills, was cited for failing to yield the right of way while turning left from northbound Route 202 to southbound Route 1. As a result, a car having the right of way heading south on 202 struck Grasso's vehicle. Neither driver was injured, according to the police report. The ...

 

Police Log Aug. 18: Drug possession, DUI, endangering

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • State police arrested two men on drug possession charges in East Marlborough Township on July 30. The two were not named in the report, only that one is 20 years old from Wilmington, and the other is 19 and from West Grove.  The arrest came after a traffic stop on Route 1 shortly after midnight. Police said they saw ...

 

Police Log Aug 9: DUI, domestic violence

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police have issued an arrest warrant for David Scargill, 36, of Chadds Ford, a report said. He is wanted in connection with a case of domestic violence that happened July 22 on Route 202 in Concord Township. The report said he damaged $1,450 worth of property belonging to a 41-year-old woman. • A 48-year-old man was ...

 

Police Log Aug. 4: Rape, theft, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police from the Media barracks are investigating a reported rape of a 16-year-old girl in Concord Township. Police received the report shortly before 8 p.m. on July 27. • Police are investigating a case of retail theft at the Wawa on Naaman’s Creek Road at Route 202 on July 8. Shortly after 10 p.m., the report ...