Friday, May 10, 2013
Jayson Dicho, 32, of Heather Court, a father of at least one child, faces up to 14 years in prison on more than 30 felony child pornography charges, after pleading guilty in county court Friday.
Jayson Dicho, 32, of the first block of Heather Court, Hatfield Township, faces up to 14 years in prison after pleading guilty Friday to more than 30 felony counts of disseminating and possessing child pornography, according to Montgomery News. Dicho, a father to at least one child, is free on bail pending sentencing and evaluation by the Pennsylvania Sexual Offender Assessment Board whether or not to classify the Air Force veteran as a sexually violent predator under the state Megan’s Law, according to the article. You can read Dicho’s preliminary hearing coverage at this link.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Marino Tambourino, 36, was sentenced to six-to-23 months in prison after pleading guilty to the assault of David Rogers, of Lansdale, at the Fireside Bar and Grill in March of 2012.
Marino A. Tambourino, 36, of Ambler, was sentenced to six-to-23 months in prison after pleading guilty to charges stemming from the March 2012 assault of a Lansdale man at the Fireside Bar and Grill. In addition to the prison sentence, Tambourino will also have to complete two years' of probation following his parole, according to the Reporter. The report adds that he will be eligible for work release while incarcerated. Though originally charged with felony aggravated assault, Tambourino pleaded guilty to the lesser charges of simple assault and recklessly endangering another person as part of Monday's plea agreement. Police initially responded to the Fireside during the early hours of Sunday, March 18, 2012, for a report of an assault. …
Monday, April 1, 2013
Kareem Richardson, of Cricklewood Circle, pleaded guilty in Montgomery County court to repeatedly raping an 11-year-old girl.
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Monday, April 1
In Montgomery County court, a Montgomery Township man has pleaded guilty to repeatedly raping an 11-year-old girl in June 2011, according to Peg Gibbons of The Intelligencer. Kareem Richardson, 20, of the 200 block of Cricklewood Circle, pleaded guilty to felony child rape, and could get up to 20 years in prison, according to Gibbons. Richardson remains incarcerated at Montgomery County prison. He is undergoing a sexually violent predator evaluation. Read more at this link.
Friday, February 15, 2013
Joseph W. Sarni, 38, of the 500 block of Walnut Street, pleaded guilty in Montgomery County Court to felony drug dealing charges from June 2012 in Lansdale.
A Lansdale man, who went missing for three months last year, is headed to Montgomery prison for three to 23 months after pleading guilty Wednesday to felony drug dealing, according to Peg Gibbons of The Intelligencer. Joseph W. Sarni, 38, of the 500 block of Walnut Street, will begin his jail term at 6 p.m. March 1, according to court records. Gibbons reported Sarni must also perform 12 hours of community service and pay $300 in fines. Sarni, who has been a DJ across the United States and attended Upper Dublin High School, sold and delivered drugs in Lansdale Borough via his bicycle, according to court records. On two occasions, Sarni sold cocaine, Buprenorphine, Naloxone and Suboxone to a confidential informant working with Lansdale …
Friday, February 1, 2013
Andrew Sung, 20, of the 100 block of Warwick Way, Montgomery Township, entered a Rose Twig Lane home in June 2011 with accomplice John Yoon, 20, to rob the residents of marijuana stashed in the home
Friday, February 1
Andrew Sung, 20, of the 100 block of Warwick Way, Montgomery Township, received a maximum 23 months in prison — with credit for one-month served — during a sentencing in Montgomery County Court, according to Peg Gibbons of The Intelligencer. Sung wielded a baseball bat during a residential marijuana robbery on the 100 block of Rose Twig Lane, Montgomery Township, in June 2011, according to the article. Sung’s accomplice in the robbery — John Yoon, 20, of the first block of Whitemarsh Lane, Hatfield Township — is sitting in prison on a 23-month-maximum sentence after pleading guilty to three robberies in Summer 2012, according to the article. Sung and Yoon entered the home on Rose Twig Lane, with the former carrying a bat and the latter was…
Raymond Diaz, 23, of Philadelphia, admitted to a felony burglary charge in connection with the burglary of a home on Hopkins Court in Montgomery Township in July. Diaz's palm print was found on the glass of a sliding door
Friday, February 1
A palm print found on a sliding door of a burglarized Montgomery Township home was all investigators needed to lead them to Raymond Diaz, 23, of Philadelphia. Diaz, of the 4700 block of Melrose Street, was given a nine- to 23-month prison sentence after pleading guilty to felony burglary of a home on the 100 block of Hopkins Court, according to Peg Gibbons of The Intelligencer. The burglary occurred on July 23, 2012, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m., according to court records. Montgomery Township Police matched a palm print from the home to Diaz’s palm print, according to the article. Investigators speculate Diaz pressed his hand against the glass of a sliding door to test its strength, and then pried the screen from a partially-open rear window…
Monday, January 28, 2013
Tyrone A. Heitz, 22, of Wedgewood Drive, lit an 800-pound roll of paper on fire at Berk Wiper Converting in Lansdale after being fired in April 2012
Monday, January 28
A Lansdale man is headed to prison on Feb. 15 for up to 23 months for admitting to setting a fire to paper rolls inside Berk Wiper Converting after being fired. Tyrone A. Heitz, 22, of the 800 block of Wedgewood Drive, pleaded guilty Monday to recklessly endangering another person and criminal mischief, according to Peg Gibbons of The Intelligencer. Heitz had two felony arson charges withdrawn at his preliminary hearing in August 2012. He was not prosecuted on a third felony arson charge in the Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas, or a disorderly conduct charge, according to court records. Heitz will be on two years’ probation following parole, according to the article. Heitz will also undergo a psychiatric evaluation for arson-risk …
Thursday, January 24, 2013
Gerald F. Boyce, 41, of the 600 block of Wissahickon Avenue, pleaded guilty to the indecent exposures charges in December for incidents that occurred between June 2011 and May 2012. Boyce heads to jail on Feb. 4, according to The Intelligencer
A Lansdale father, who masturbated in plain view of women and girls under the age of 18 on five occasions in Lansdale Borough, was sentenced to 30 days to 23 months in Montgomery County prison Wednesday. Gerald F. Boyce, 41, of the 600 block of Wissahickon Avenue, pleaded guilty to the indecent exposures charges in December for incidents that occurred between June 2011 and May 2012. Boyce heads to jail on Feb. 4, according to Peg Gibbons of The Intelligencer. Boyce, who was charged with attempted rape in Philadelphia in 2000, committed five public masturbation incidents wherein eight of the 10 victims were underage. Boyce has a criminal history of indecent exposure and corruption of minors, according to court records. Boyce is the father …
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Timothy Gormley, 52, was an employee at Amplifier Research in Franconia. He admitted to shipping more than 50 national security-sensitive items to other countries by altering required export licenses because he was "too busy" at work
He admitted to violating National Security measures because he was "too busy" at work. Now, a North Wales Borough man will have all the time in the world in federal prison. Timothy Gormley, 52, of the 200 block of South Tenth Street, North Wales Borough, was sentenced Thursday in the U.S. District Court to 42 months in prison on five counts of violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. Gormley was an employee at Amplifier Research in Franconia Township. Amplifier Research manfactures and supplies microwave amplifiers for domestic and international customers. Most of the products at Amplifier Research are classified under export control, and require a license for export to places …
Monday, January 14, 2013
Anthony Dennis Sr., 41, of Thames Drive, who police said owned the Heads Up barbershop in Chester County, pleaded guilty Friday to 103 drug-related offenses
Monday, January 14
A Montgomery Township man admitted Friday to being a cocaine kingpin in a multi-county trafficking ring. According to Carl Hessler Jr. in North Penn Life, Anthony Dennis Sr., 41, of the 100 block of Thames Drive, pleaded guilty in Montgomery County court to charges of corrupt organizations, possession with intent to deliver cocaine, dealing in unlawful proceeds, criminal use of a communication facility and conspiracy. All in all, Dennis pleaded guilty to 103 drug-related counts, according to the article. Dennis, who police said owned the “Heads Up” barbershop in Wayne, Chester County, possessed, delivered and conspired with other to deliver cocaine between November 2008 and April 2011, according to the article. Dennis’ guilty plea came …