Police

Police Log June 29: DUI, thefts, assault, sexual assault

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police from the Media barracks said they arrested a 21-year-old man from Wilmington on June 24 after a traffic stop at 11:02 p.m. According to the report, Cody McGonigal, 21, was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Impala on Oakland Road in Chadds Ford Township when he was stopped for vehicle code violations. During the ...

 
 

Police Log June 22: Thefts

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police from the Media barracks are investigating a report of a 64-year-old woman from Chadds Ford who had a bank account hacked and lost $415. No other details were released. • Police are also investigating the theft of almost $1,000 of merchandise from the Target store in Concord Township. Among the items stolen were ...

 

Police Log June 15: Thefts, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police from the Media barracks are investigating the attempted theft of multiple cases of Red Bull energy drink from the Wegmans in Concord Township on June 4. The suspect, not named in the report, gave up the merchandise after loss prevention personnel confronted him in the parking lot. However, he fled in an older ...

 

Senior fraud prevention workshops planned

Wednesday, June 15, is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day—a time to focus on protecting seniors from abuse, fraud, violence, negligence and other harm that is far too common. To help prevent senior fraud, the Chester County Sheriff’s Office is collaborating with the Senior Law Center of Chester County and local senior centers to present workshops entitled “Senior Fraud: ...

 

Police Log June 8: Sexual abuse of children

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • A 23-year-old man from Downingtown, not identified in the report, was arrested by state police for DUI following a traffic stop on S. Wawaset Road in Pocopson Township on June 3. Police said the suspect showed signs of impairment and marijuana was found in the vehicle, a 2010 Audi Q7. While being processed and ...

 

Police Log June 1: Sexual photos, DUI, thefts

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police are investigating the theft of a gas can that was left on a porch on Heyburn Road in Chadds Ford Township on May 21. The incident was reported on May 25. The estimated value of the theft is $25. • Police said they arrested Dominique Baskerville, 34, of Wilmington, on shoplifting charges following a May 21 ...

 

Police Log May 25: Drug bust, theft, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police State troopers from both the Media and Avondale barracks will be out in force this Memorial Day weekend and both will be conducting sobriety checkpoints. Avondale Barracks • Mauriyyah Pryor, 25, of Philadelphia, was arrested on drug charges in Kennett Township, according to a state police press release. According to the report, police made ...

 

Police Log May 18: Sobriety Checkpoint, thefts, DUI

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police are investigating a case of a stolen wedding ring. The ring was believed stolen sometime between April 19 and 26 from the bedroom of a 63-year-old Glen Mills woman. • Troopers from the Media barracks will be conducting a Sobriety Checkpoint during the Memorial Day weekend beginning May 28. A press release said ...

 

Police Log May 11: Thefts, DUI, terroristic threats

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks Police arrested a 22-year-old woman from Middletown, Del. for DUI in Chadds Ford Township on May 1. The incident happened on Route 202 south of Ridge Road at 12:15 a.m. The police report did not mention the driver’s name, nor did it give a reason for the traffic stop. State police are investigating the theft of $100 worth of ...

 

Police Log May 4: Thefts, strangulation, terroristic threats

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Xavier King, 22, of Philadelphia, was arrested on DUI charges following a traffic stop in Concord Township on May 1, a police report said. The incident happened at 2:23 a.m. at Routes 1 and 202. The report said police stopped the 2022 Kia Optima for traffic code violations. The resulting investigation led police to determine ...

 

Police Log April 27: False report, theft, drug arrest

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police from Troop K, Media barracks, said they’ve filed charges against a person for filing a false report. According to the press release, the person, not named in the report, told police that a vehicle was carjacked at gunpoint in Chadds Ford Township, but an investigation led to the conclusion that no such incident took ...