Police

Police Log Jan. 12: Possible rape, domestic dispute

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police from the Media barracks are investigating a report of a rape in Concord Township. The police report said a 24-year-old woman said she “may have been raped by her father.” The incident took place sometime between 9 p.m. on Jan. 2 and 5 a.m. on Jan. 3. • Troopers are investigating a domestic dispute that turned ...

 
 

Police Log Jan. 5: Disorderly conduct, DUI, theft

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Police said they arrested Brittany Ludwigson, 29, of Linwood, following a disturbance at the Sunoco station at Routes 1 and 202 in Chadds Ford Township on Nov. 13. According to the report, Ludwigson damaged a car and was acting in a disorderly manner. • Police are investigating the theft of a case of Red Bull from ...

 

Police Log Dec. 29: Car theft, criminal mischief, assault

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the theft of a 2000 dark green Lexus RX300 on Nov. 28. The car was stolen while parked on Brandywine Street. Along with the car, the unknown suspect got a $400 toolbox with tools, a $200 welding bucket, a $200 climbing harness, an Apple Watch, Apple air pods, and various other ...

 

Police Log Dec. 22: Accidents, drug bust

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • Nancy C. Gwinner, 59, of Kennett Square, was charged for her involvement in a Dec. 19 two-car crash in Pocopson Township, police said. According to the report, Gwinner was driving south on Northbrook Road when she crossed into the opposing traffic lane while negotiating a right-hand curve near Bragg Hill Road and struck ...

 

Police Log Dec 15: Fatal crash on Conchester

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks A motorist was killed in a two-car crash on Conchester Highway, Route 322, in Concord Township on Dec. 12. The accident happened near Cambridge Drive shortly before 2 p.m. A passenger in the decedent’s car, a 2002 Nissan Maxima, was airlifted to Paoli Hospital. The driver and passengers in the other vehicle, a 2017 Hyundai ...

 

Police Log Dec 8: Multiple thefts

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police made three arrests during a Sobriety Checkpoint in Chadds Ford during the overnight hours of Nov. 27-28. Police said Juan Farrell-Malinconico, 18, of Media, was arrested for DUI, Jyairre Chapman, 18, of Bear, Del. was arrested for drug possession, and Richardson Obiero Asabe, 51, of Upper Darby, was ...

 

Police Log Dec. 1: Shots fired, truck stolen, retail theft

Kennett Square Police Department Kennett Square police are investigating a “shots fired” incident that happened in the 500 block of Magnolia Street shortly before 11 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 27. Officers arrived on the scene and found multiple shell casings in the roadway. There were no reports of any injuries, but a residential property did sustain damage. This is ...

 

Police Log Nov 24: DUI, forgery, harassment

Kennett Square Police Department • Police said Peter Cavallaro, 25, of Landenberg, was arrested and charged with DUI and related traffic offenses after a traffic stop for failing to maintain the lane of travel and failing to turn on the vehicle's headlights and taillights. The incident occurred on Nov. 13, at approximately 1:46 a.m. in the 500 Block of East ...

 

Police Log Nov. 17: Thefts, motorcyclist killed

Pennsylvania State Police Media Barracks • State police said they arrested Michael Brennan, 59, of Wilmington, on shoplifting charges. Brennan reportedly attempted taking $94 worth of merchandise on Nov. 6. • Police are investigating the reported theft of $474 worth of Red Bull from the Wawa on Route 1 in Concord Township. The theft took place shortly before 10 p.m. ...

 

Armed carjacking at Wawa

State police are looking for three men in connection with the carjacking at the Wawa on Naamans Creek Road late Saturday afternoon. Police described the trio as black, 17-20 years of age, approximately 5’8” – 5’10”, dressed in all black, faces covered, and gloves. One suspect was armed with a revolver. According to the police report, the victim was walking back ...

 

Arrest in Kennett Twp. shooting

Kennett Township police said they arrested Shamar McCain, 24, in connection with a Nov. 9 shooting on Stewarts Lane. The incident stemmed from a domestic dispute, the report said. According to the press release, police arrived at the property at 5:06 p.m. and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The patient was treated by police and EMS at the scene ...