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Police Log Jan. 15: Crashes, DUIs, drug busts and thefts

Pennsylvania State Police Troop K Media • A 69-year-old woman from Garnet Valley was transported for injuries as well as cited for careless driving following a parking lot accident at 10:26 a.m. on Jan. 2. Police said the driver, identified as Karen A. Bunn, drove a 2015 Toyota Camry into a shed in the Duffers Pub parking lot on Route 1 in Concord Township. • Police ...

 
 

Man sought on rape charges

Pennsylvania State Police from the Avondale barracks issued an arrest warrant for Erik Becerril-Perez for the alleged rape of a 13-year-old girl. The suspect has fled the area and his whereabouts are unknown, police said. Any persons with information regarding the whereabouts of Becerril-Perez are asked to contact the Criminal Investigation Unit at PSP-Avondale, ...

 

Police Log Jan. 8: Thefts, DUIs, counterfeit $100

Pennsylvania State Police • Pennsylvania State Police arrested a 21-year-old employee of the Target store in Concord Township for theft. According to the report, the unidentified employee could be seen on surveillance video opening packages and putting items down his pants. The value of the stolen items is valued at more than $700. • Police said Lilian Connelly, 21, ...

 

Police Log Dec. 25: Crash on Route 1

No official report has yet been released, but one person was transported for treatment of injuries following a two-car crash in Pennsbury Township on Dec. 23, according to a state trooper who responded to the scene. The accident happened at 10:57 a.m. on Route 1 and Independence way at the entrance to the Pennsbury Township property. A westbound motorist attempted ...

 

Police Log Dec. 18: Arrest warrant issued

Southern Chester County Regional Police Charges have been filed and an arrest warrant has been issued for Ernest "Ernie" Richard Day Jr., in connection with the strong-arm robbery of a Landenberg resident on Nov. 19, a report said. Southern Chester County Regional Police Department investigators, assisted by New Castle County Police and Acme Loss Prevention ...

 

Police Log Dec. 10: Accidents, drug arrests

Pennsylvania State Police • Police from the Avondale barracks said Ryan W. Sweet, 39, of Kennett Square, was cited following a two-vehicle accident on East Street Road near Route 52 in Pennsbury Township on Dec. 4. The report said Sweet was eastbound on Street Road when he turned left into the path of an oncoming vehicle. No injuries were reported. • A 23-year-old ...

 

Police Log Dec. 4: Thefts from vehicles, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police • A 44-year-old man from Westtown Township was arrested on DUI charges in Chadds Ford Township on Nov. 2. State police identified the driver as David McGlensey. A report said a traffic stop was conducted in the 1800 block of Wilmington Pike at 2:04 a.m. • An unknown suspect believed to have been driving a white GMC Acadia broke into a Subaru ...

 

Police Log Nov. 27: Harassment, purse snatch

• Pennsylvania State police from the Media barracks said a 43-year-old woman was arrested for harassment following an altercation on Ellis Drive in Concord Township on Nov.13. Police identified the woman as Dorianne Dougherty of Boothwyn. The report said Dougherty got into a verbal argument with a 43-year-old man and the argument led to the assault. • The Southern ...

 

Police Log Nov. 20: Fugitive caught, DUIs, threats

Pennsylvania State Police • A Louisiana man was arrested for DUI in East Marlborough Township on Nov. 9. State police from the Avondale barracks identified the man as Andrew Davis, 31, of Denham Springs, La. According to the report, Davis struck another vehicle and fled, but was found. The accident happened on Schoolhouse Road at 9:13 p.m. • Police said Dawn Nixon, ...

 

Police Log Nov. 13: Thefts, harassment, pot

Pennsylvania State Police • Brinton Adams, 42, of Concord Township, was arrested on several charges related to a domestic dispute earlier this month, a police report said. According to that report, troopers responded to a Naamans Creek Road address and Adams failed to comply with a lawful order and resisted arrest. After further investigation, he was arrested for ...

 

Regional police service to continue

The Southern Chester County Regional Public Safety Commissioners announced that the Intermunicipal Agreement between New Garden Township and West Grove Borough, originally adopted on July 6, 2016, received overwhelming support from both communities to renew the agreement, which ensures the continued operations of the Southern Chester County Regional Police Department ...