Police

Police Log Oct. 9

• State police from the Media barracks said Nicholas Van Horn, 18, of Glen Mills, was cited after a one-vehicle accident in Concord Township on Sept. 15. A report said Van Horn lost control of the Ford F-150 he was driving after turning onto Station Road from Conchester Road. He struck a boulder, then another one before hitting a mailbox. There were no injuries, ...

 
 

Attempted child luring

Pennsylvania State Police from the Media barracks today issued a warning about an attempted child luring case in Middletown Township. Police said a woman reported on Sept. 18, that at about 5 p.m. her two sons were playing soccer in their backyard. An unknown white male walked up to the fence and asked boys to leave their yard so he could show them something. The ...

 

Police Log Oct. 3: Missing person, accidents, DUI, threats

Pennsylvania State Police • State police from the Media barracks are investigating the disappearance of a Chadds Ford man that happened on Sept. 16. According to police, Juan Jose Gross, 24, was evicted from his last known residence at 1712 Wilmington Pike. Police took him to a Double Tree Hotel in Wilmngton, the report said. According to police, Gross is homeless ...

 

Police Log Sept. 25: Thefts, DUIs, drug arrests

Pennsylvania State Police • Police said Rasheed Woods-Byrd, 22, of Brookhaven, was cited for driving with a suspended license following a rear-ender accident in Concord Township on Aug. 29. A report said the accident happened on Route 322 near Evergreen Drive. The lead vehicle had stopped due to traffic but Woods-Byrd was unable to stop before striking the lead ...

 

Police Log Sept 18: Crash, pot, public drunkenness

Pennsylvania State Police • A 25-year-old man from West Grove was arrested on drug charges in West Marlborough Township on Sept. 11. The arrest followed a traffic stop because the suspect failed to stop at a Stop sign at the intersection of W. Street and Newark roads. The suspect, not identified in the report, was found to be in possession of a small amount of ...

 

Police Log Sept. 11: retail theft, DUIs drug charges

Pennsylvania State Police • A Nottingham man, identified by police as Michael Harris III, 25, was arrested on drug charges after police made a traffic stop on Route 1 near Ring Road in Chadds Ford Township on Aug. 6. Police said they found marijuana and paraphernalia in the vehicle. • Police are investigating a burglary at the Cardinal Camera store in Concord ...

 

Police Log Sept. 4: Drugs, retail theft, sexual assault

• State police said a Southern Chester County Regional Police officer and vehicle were involved in a two-car crash at Newark Road and Pine Street in New Garden Township at 10:54 p.m. on Aug. 30. According to the report, the police car was driving south on Newark Road when a northbound vehicle turned left into the path of the patrol car. The civilian driver — ...

 

PSP wants help to ID suspect

Pennsylvania State Police from Troop K, Media barracks, are looking for help in an attempt to identify a suspect in burglary. The suspect, shown in the video, allegedly burglarized a home in Middletown Township sometime between 2:25 and 3:30 p.m. on July 19. Police said they canvassed the area for surveillance videos and believe the person shown is the suspect. He’s ...

 

Police Log Aug. 28: DUI, fraud, drug possession

Pennsylvania State Police • A traffic stop shortly before 7 p.m. in the 1200 block of Stockford Road, Pennsbury Township, on Aug. 20 led to the driver being taken into custody for DUI and drug possession. The driver’s name was not released in the report. A search of the vehicle revealed a marijuana smoking pipe. • Police are investigating a case of fraud and forgery ...

 

Police Log Aug 21: DUIs, harassment, weapons take down

Pennsylvania State Police • Police said Loss Prevention personnel from the East Marlborough Township Walmart detained an unidentified person for retail theft on Aug. 9. According to the police report, the suspect, from Atglen, was trying to remove items from the store and was also found to be in possession of a controlled substance. • Another attempted retail theft ...

 

Police Log Aug. 14: Theft, statutory sexual assault

Pennsylvania State Police • State police from the Avondale barracks are investigating a reported theft in Pennsbury Township from a resident of Crossland Drive. Investigation revealed the victim’s niece, who has power of attorney, removed $500,000 from the victim’s brokerage account, police said. The victim contacted police on Aug. 6. • A 46-year-old male, unnamed ...