Police activity week of 01-27-14 through 02-02-14

01-27-1401:10 hours – Sgt. B. Eidell- Theft- under $SO from auto
100 block w. Plumstead Ave. – While investigating a car alarm activation located a vehicle with the interior light on. This officer made contact with the victim. The victim reports change and paperwork missing from her unlocked vehicle.


01-27-1410:25 hours – Ptl. J. McGowan – Theft- attempted-from auto
Unit block Ardmore Ave. – The victim reported that he discovered his vehicle had been gone through. The vehicle was not locked. Nothing appeared to be missing from the vehicle.


01-27-1417:00 hours – Ptl. L. Albertoli – Theft-attempted- from auto
100 block w. Plumstead Ave. – The victim reported, by phone, that her vehicle had been gone through. The vehicle may have been unlocked. Nothing appeared to be missing from the vehicle.


01-27-1418:29 hours – Ptl. J. McGowan – Drive under influence
W. Baltimore & Windermere Aves. – Police dispatched for an accident, injuries unknown. Upon arrival this officer took the offender into custody for driving under the influence.


01-27-1422:17 hours – Sgt. J. McCaughan – Theft- $200 & over- from buildings
Unit block W. Baltimore Ave. – The victim reported a theft from her condo. The victim has a suspect. A person who had been liVing in the condo but had recently moved out. The victim stated that a flat screen television, a lamp, bedclothes and jewelry are among the missing items discovered.


01-28-1413:55 – Ptl. L. Albertoli – Burglary – no force- residence -day
Unit block W. Albemarle Ave. – the victim stated that this date unknown actor/s entered his apartment and removed a number of items. No sign of forced entry was located. The point of entry appears to be a back door that is normally kept unlocked.


01-28-1418:41 hours – Ptl. P. Young – Theft-attempted – retail
Unit block E. Baltimore Ave. – Police responded for an attempted theft at the Rite Aid. The acting manager reported that a female was seen placing items from several aisles into her reusable Rite Aid grocery bag. The woman was confronted and stated she was ready to check out. The woman left the bag of items on the front counter, stating she was waiting for a friend. The woman left the store twice. The second time she did not return. The items were left on the counter in the store. The pharmacy workers did know the woman as a customer. The stated they would be able to identify her, however refused to go to court and cooperate with any prosecution. All merchandise was recovered in this incident.


01-281422:57 hours – Sgt. J. McCaughan – Narcotics-possession
E. Essex & N. Lansdowne Aves. – This officer did make a vehicle stop for traffic violations. Upon stopping the vehicle the offender did flee after seeing this officer. After a brief vehicle pursuit, involving several police departments, the offender’s vehicle was stopped and the offender fled on foot. The offender was eventually taken into custody. The offender did have in his possession suspected crack cocaine and pills.


01-31-1407:06 hours – Sgt. B. Eidell – Disorderly conduct
100 block Green Ave. – PWHS – Three female offenders charged with disorderly conduct. The students of PWHS were fighting upon exiting the school bus. The offenders were released to adults and the school will suspend the students.


01-31-1407:15 hours – Ptl. C. Schiazza – Disorderly conduct
100 block Green Ave. – PWHS – While police were already on location for a fight between students, another call came in for a separate fight inside the school. Police arrested three female juveniles for fighting. All three in this case were cited for disorderly conduct.


01-31-1418:44 hours – Sgt. K. Kienzle – Criminal mischief to auto
Unit block N. Lansdowne Ave. – The victim stated that his vehicle had the driver’s side front tire punctured in the past few minutes. Photos of the vehicles tire were added to the incident.


02-01-1410:34 hours – Ptl. J. McGowan – burglary-forced entry-residence-unknown time
Unit block Fairview Ave. – The complainant, who is an agent for the realty company, reported that sometime between mid December and Thursday, January 29,1914 someone burglarized the home. There was forced entry to the rear door and cooper piping missing from the basement.