Police

Arrest made in gas station robbery

Caln Township Police Department today responded to a reported robbery at the Turkey Hill gas station located on Bondsville Road which resulted in the arrest of two men who allegedly robbed a Thornbury Township gas station on Monday, according to a press release issued by Det. Lt. William Cahill of the Westtown-East Goshen Police Department. According to the release, ...

 
 

Police Log Jan. 9: Thefts, crash

Pennsylvania State Police • State police from the Avondale barracks said someone stole a Dell laptop and laptop accessories from an unlocked car on the ramp from Route 82 to Route 1 south in East Marlborough Township on Dec. 12. The victim is a 28-year-old man from Kennett Square. The incident happened sometime between 5 and 10 p.m. • Police are investigating a theft ...

 

Chadds Ford woman missing

Update below. State police from the Media barracks are looking for a missing Chadds Ford woman. Caitlin Elizabeth Buckalew, 27, from Ringfield Road, has not been in contact from her family for the past six days, a police report said. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to call Tpr. James Lark at 484-840-1000. Update: State police are now reporting she ...

 

Police Log Jan. 2: Troopers assaulted, thefts, DUI

Pennsylvania State Police • Police said Schuyler Bryton Allen, 22, of Wilmington, was arrested for DUI after a traffic stop on State Farm Drive at Route 202 in Concord Township on Dec. 8. The police report said Allen was initially stopped for traffic code violations at 1:28 a.m. • Police are investigating the report of a stolen debit card. The report said the card ...

 

Police Log Dec. 26: Crashes, thefts, domestic dispute

Pennsylvania State Police • Both drivers in a two-car crash were cited on Dec. 12 in Chadds Ford Township. A state police report identified the drivers as Tyler F. Dougherty, 28, of Glen Mills and Nehal S. Gandhi, 44, of Chadds Ford. The police report said Gandhi was making a left turn onto northbound Route 202 from Summit Drive. Dougherty was southbound on Route 202 ...

 

Police Log Dec. 19: Assault, crashes, thefts

Pennsylvania State Police • Police said two motorists were injured and sent to Paoli Hospital following a Dec. 13 accident on Route 202 at Oakland Road in Chadds Ford. According to the report, 69-year-old Peggy S. Conway, of West Chester, was driving north on Route 202 when she began making a left turn across traffic onto Oakland, but she struck another car heading ...

 

Conviction in machete attack

Sebastian Garro, 39, Lester, Tinicum Township, was convicted Friday, Dec. 14, of aggravated assault on his roommate who he attacked with a machete and metal pipe in January 2017. Following a jury trial before Delaware County Court of Common Pleas Judge George A. Pagano, Sebastian Garro was found guilty of aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury, endangering ...

 

Police Log Dec. 12: Speeding, DUI, theft

Pennsylvania State Police • State police said Ryan M. Dawson, 36, of Exton, was cited for driving at an unsafe speed. According to the police report, Dawson ran off Parkerville Road because he swerved to avoid an animal on the road. He lost control and struck a utility pole and a street sign, police said. • Sometime between Dec. 2 and 4, someone damaged two mailboxes ...

 

Police Log Dec. 5: Thief gets $6K in jewelry plus deodorant

Pennsylvania State Police • Troopers from the Media barracks of the Pennsylvania State Police are investigating the theft of more than $6,000 worth of jewelry from a residence on Sawmill Road in Concord Township sometime between Nov. 12 and 14. A report said the thief, or thieves, took an engagement ring, a necklace, a bracelet, and a gold anniversary band with a ...

 

Chiropractor busted writing illegal scripts

Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun M. Copeland announced the arrest of Marc Steven Persson, 40, who is charged with writing fraudulent prescriptions for addictive painkillers, such as Percocet and Oxycodone, to his chiropractor patients. The announcement comes at the conclusion of an undercover investigation by members of the Delaware County Criminal ...

 

Police Log Nov. 28: Thefts from vehicles, crash, DUI

Pennsylvania State Police • State police from the Media barracks reported a stolen purse from a car parked on Hoffman’s Mill Road in Chadds Ford Township. A report said the purse was stolen Nov. 23, sometime between 11 a.m. and 1:40 p.m. The unknown suspect entered the car through an open window. • Someone stole more than $500 worth of equipment from a vehicle parked ...