Police activity week of 04-11-16 to 04-17-16

04-11-16 10:00 HOURS- Sgt. J. McCaughan- Fraud
Unit block W. Baltimore Ave.- The victim had sent money, by way of check, as a deposit on a timeshare in Hawaii, but discovered he was the victim of a scam.


04-12-16 09:41 hours- Ptl. J. McGowan -Disorderly conduct
100 block Green Ave PWHS- Dispatched for a fight at PWHS. Five offenders were involved in the fight. All five were taken into custody and cited for disorderly conduct.


04-12-16 15:20 hours- Ptl. J. McGowan- Theft- $200 & over
Unit block Drexel Ave.- The victim came to LPD to report a theft from her residence. The victim suspected home health aides were stealing money from her home.


04-13-16 10:46 hours- Ptl. M. McGinnis- Theft- $50 to $200 from auto
Unit block Sayers Ave.- The victim reports she had sold a car over the internet to an out of state buyer. She delivered the car and returned home in a rental car from Dollar Rent a Car. The victim indicated she forgot the PA registration plate in the rental car on that date. Dollar Rental advised her she would have to make a police report.


04-13-16 12:39 hours- Sgt. J. Eisenhart- Assaults
100 Green Ave.- PWHS- Received a report of an assault that occurred at the PWHS in which a victim sustained a head injury. An investigation was conducted and the offender was arrested, processed and released to his mother.


04-13-16 18:15 hours- Ptl. C. Craig- Criminal mischief
100 block Ardmore Ave.- The victim reports, while at work, her car windshield was smashed.


04-13-16 10:20 hours- Ptl. M. McGinnis- Disorderly conduct
100 block Green- PWHS- On this date PWHS was put on lock down and narcotic sniffing dogs were brought in to perform a sweep of the school. As a result of that sweep, a search of the offender’s locker was performed by school security. Located inside a book bag inside the locker was a black folding lock blade knife. Same is prohibited on school property. At the request of the school staff a disorderly conduct citation was issued.


04-14-16 15:01 hours- Ptl. J. Downs- Theft- $200 & over
100 block W. Essex Ave.-The victim reports that his Stihlleaf blower and Stihl gas hedge trimmers had been stolen.


04-15-16 06:55 hours- Ptl. L. Albertoli- Public drunkenness
Unit block N. Lansdowne Ave.- One offender taken into custody for public drunkenness. The offender was housed until he was sober enough to be released safely. A citation was issued for public drunkenness.


04-15-16 10:52 hours- Ptl C. Parker- Disorderly conduct.
100 Green Ave PWHS- One cited for disorderly conduct due to a student altercation.


04-15-16 15:59 hours- Sgt. K. Kienzle- Burglary-non-force entry-residence-day
100 blockS. Lansdowne Ave.-The victim reports her television, Sam sung tablet and earrings missing from her apartment.


04-15-16 19:49 hours- Ptl. D. Schiazza -Theft- $50 to $200
The victim’s bicycle had been stolen off the front porch of the residence.


04-16-16 19:35 hours- Ptl. M. Ammon- Disorderly conduct
Union & Baltimore Aves.- One cited as the result of a domestic dispute.


04-16-16 21:21 hours- Ptl. D. Schiazza -All other-threats
200 block Glentay Ave.- The offender had threatened and assaulted the victim. The offender was taken into custody.