Saturday, May 18, 2013
Pennsylvania State Police said 16 cars and one home was damaged between 1:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. Saturday.
All wasn’t peaceful on Serenity Street between 1:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Pennsylvania State Police said 16 vehicles and one house on the Skippack Township street were vandalized during that time period Police said 13 individuals, including a man from Holland, Michigan, told police their vehicle or vehicles were either parked in their driveway or on the street in front of their home. Those vehicles all had damage to their paint jobs, police said. One victim, a 62-year-old woman, told police her light above her garage door was damaged, police said. Police said the investigation is ongoing.
Monday, February 4, 2013
The man was allegedly in possession of two metal expanding batons.
A Towamencin man was charged with possession of drugs and paraphernalia and possessing an offensive weapon in relation to a DUI stop in Lower Salford, according to court records. A Pennsylvania State Police report states that Jesse Alexander, 31, was driving a green 1996 Chevrolet pick up at the intersection of Freeman School and Salfordville Roads in Lower Salford Township on Dec. 29 at 2:22 a.m. when he was stopped for vehicle code violations. According to police, Alexander allegedly exhibited signs of being under the influence of alcohol. Upon searching his vehicle, police allegedly found a small amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia and two metal expanding batons, which are considered offensive weapons. The weapons charge is a fist…
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Community members ask for help from Trappe Borough Council in dealing with a group of teens involved in mischief and criminal behaviors.
A half dozen Heritage Park residents attended the Oct. 2 Trappe Borough Council meeting to discuss their concerns about the neighborhood, located behind the Trappe Shopping Center. The residents report that a group of approximately 20 teens, ranging in age from 13-18, have been harassing people in the development and engaging in criminal activities in the neighborhood, as well at the adjacent Trappe Shopping Center and Waterworks Park. “They are intimidating,” one resident reported, saying she and her 9-year-old were called names and harassed as they walked from their Heritage Park home to the CVS store in the Trappe Center. Her car was also broken into recently and electronics and other items were stolen. The residents have been in touch …