Monday, April 22, 2013
Hatfield Township Police are searching for a black male who robbed the Lukoil gas station at Cowpath Road and Broad Street Monday morning.
Hatfield Township Police are searching for a black male who robbed the Lukoil at 1900 North Broad Street in Hatfield Monday morning. Officers responded at 9:40 a.m. to the gas station for a report of an armed robbery. Police said a black male, 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a thid build, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and a gray and white cloth over his face, entered the gas station, pulled out a handgun, pointed it at the clerk and demanded money and cigarettes. After the robber received the money and cigarettes, he fled on foot west toward Cowpath Road, police said. You can view a surveillance video at www.hatfieldpolice.org under "Most Wanted and Missing Persons." Lansdale Borough Police, Montgomery Township Police and Quakertown Borough …
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
The hit-and-run incident occurred Monday at Broad and Main streets in Lansdale around 2:50 p.m. The victim was a 53-year-old driver from Harleysville.
Lansdale Police are asking the public to be on the lookout for a late 1990s to early 2000s model Volkswagen Cabriolet—it may be the suspect vehicle in a Monday hit-and-run at Main and Broad streets in Lansdale. The suspect vehicle's rear window area of the convertible top has a patch or tape on it, as well as silver custom wheels, police said. The hit-and-run occurred at 2:50 p.m., police said. The victim was a 53-year-old woman from Harleysville, who was driving a 2003 Chevrolet, police said. The woman told police she was stopped for a red light, south on N. Broad Street, ready to turn right onto West Main Street, police said. While waiting for the light to change, a small, black, "rag top" vehicle, occupied by two white males, pulled up …
Friday, April 5, 2013
Harley Duval, 19, of the 1300 block of Needham Circle, allegedly sold nine bags of heroin to an undercover Lansdale Borough drug task force officer. He is charged with five felonies and nine misdemeanors.
A Hatfield teenager who allegedly sold nine bags of heroin to an undercover Lansdale Borough drug task force officer has been arrested and charged with heroin sales in the borough. Harley Duval, 19, of the 1300 block of Needham Circle, has been charged with three felony counts of possession with intent to deliver heroin, two felony counts of criminal use of a phone, three misdemeanor counts of possession of heroin, three misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia and three misdemeanor counts of receipt in commerce, according to court records. In February 2013, Lansdale Police officers of the Montgomery County District Attorney Drug Task Force, received informaiton that Duval was involved in the alleged sale of heroin, police …
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
The accident occurred in Upper Gwynedd Tuesday night at the intersection with Park Road.
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Tuesday, April 2
Three people were injured in a Tuesday night crash at Park Road and West Point Pike in West Point, Upper Gwynedd, according to The Reporter. A female teenage passenger was transported via helicopter to a Philadelphia hospital, according to the article. The other drivers—a teenage male and adult female—were taken via Volunteer Medical Service Corps of Lansdale to Lansdale Hospital. Reports are the teenage male driver was east on Park Road, and failed to stop at a stop sign. An SUV north on West Point Pike collided with the teenager’s sedan, according to the article. Read more at this link.
Monday, April 1, 2013
Lansdale Police have arrested a North Philadelphia man in connection with the shooting incident that occurred on Ridge Street. They have not released his name as of Monday morning.
Lansdale Police have a 20-year-old North Philadelphia man in custody for his alleged role in a shooting that occurred Easter Sunday on Ridge Street. Lansdale Police, Towamencin Township Police and Upper Gwynedd Township Police responded to a report of a shootig on the unit block of Ridge Street, near East Main Street, on Sunday at 4 p.m., police said. The man was taken into custody a short time later. Police did not release the man's name or if any criminal charges were filed against him. No one was injured in the incident, police said. Police said the investigation continues and more information will become available as it unfolds. Lansdale Police are confident that this was an isolated, domestic incident and that the alleged shooter was …
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Abington police arrest Anthony Dennis Sr., 36, of Brookside Drive, after he allegedly pried his way into a home late Wednesday morning.
Abington Police said a Lansdale man broke into a home in the Elkins Park section of Abington late Wednesday morning. Police arrested Thomas Anthony Dennis Sr., 36, of the unit block of Brookside Drive, shortly after 11 a.m. after police said a witness saw a man forcing his way into an unoccupied home in the 900 block of Douglass Avenue. According to police, Dennis fled out a back window of the house, climbed a fence and ran into the rear section of the Manor College property. Police chased the suspect, who refused to stop or comply. According to police, Dennis kept reaching into his pocket, forcing the officer to arrest Dennis at gunpoint. Police said Dennis entered the house by prying the front door open with a tire iron. Once inside, …
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
Anthony Hughes, of West Third Street in Lansdale, allegedly disposed of a handgun and a knife owned by one of the men charged in the January robbery and assault at Hen's Coins and Collectibles in Lansdale.
A Lansdale man charged with felony hindering prosecution and apprehension of two of his alleged accomplices in the January robbery and assault at Hen's Coins and Collectibles on West Main Street waived his preliminary hearing Tuesday afternoon in Lansdale District Court. Anthony Hughes, 25, of the unit block of West Third Street, had a misdemeanor charge of possession of a controlled substance withdrawn by the Commonwealth. The felony charge, a misdemeanor charge of tampering with evidence, and a misdemeanor charge of possession of a small amount of marijuana remain against him. Hughes is also accused of disposing of a handgun and a knife in a Dumpster at Brookside Manor Apartments in the days following the robbery, according to court …
Kevin Covaleski, 47, of Quakertown, allegedly had a loaded .22-caliber gun concealed in his car when he was caught by Towamencin Township officers allegedly having sex with another man in a Holiday Inn parking lot.
A Quakertown man, who Towamencin Police caught allegedly engaged in sexual activity with another man in the parking lot of Holiday Inn in January, waived his preliminary hearing Tuesday in Lansdale District Court on a misdemeanor charge of carrying a loaded concealed weapon without a license, according to court records. Kevin Covaleski, 47, of the unit block of S. 11th Street, also waived a charge of disorderly conduct to Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas formal arraignment in May. Covaleski filed the waiver on Monday, according to court records. Covaleski was taken into custody by Towamencin Police around 11:30 a.m. Jan. 24 and charged the two offenses, police said. Covaleski was arraigned by District Judge Harold Borek and released…
Sarah Nodecker, of Montgomery Township; Jeremiah White, of Pottstown; and Richard Stroud, of Hatfield, had all charges against them held at a preliminary hearing March 15 in Montgomeryville court.
The two men and teenage girl involved in the alleged tasing, robbery and theft of a man on Trewigtown Road in Hatfield Township in February had all charges against them held for Montgomery County Court of Common Pleas arraignment in April at a March 15 preliminary hearing in Montgomeryville. Richard Stroud, 20, of Hatfield; Jeremiah White, 20, of Pottstown; and Sarah Nodecker, 19, of Montgomery Township, allegedly tased, robbed and stole the vehicle of a man who met them near Bethlehem Pike and Trewigtown Road on Feb. 24 to give them a test drive of a car he was selling, police said. The victim told police he met the three individuals in the area, in an attempt to sell them his car. When he gave the three a test drive, he was "suddenly …
Friday, March 22, 2013
Robert DeWayne Weyant, 19, of Woodland Drive, was allegedly seen selling marijuana under surveillance. A search warrant of his home seized one ounce of marijuana and a digital scale.
Lansdale Police have arrested and charged a Lansdale teenager with drug felonies for allegedly selling marijuana at his Woodland Drive home, located across from Penndale Middle School. Robert DeWayne Weyant, 19, is charged with three felony counts of possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, three misdemeanor counts of possession of a controlled substance, three misdemeanor counts of possession of drug paraphernalia, two misdemeanor counts of receipt in commerce and three misdemeanor counts of possession of marijuana, police said. Lansdale Police received information that Weyant was involved in the sale of marijuana, police said. In February 2013, Lansdale Police officers under the Montgomery County District Attorney's …