Monday, February 20, 2012
Horsham man arrested on domestic abuse charges.
The following information was provided by the Horsham Township Police Department. At 10:41 p.m. on Feb. 17, officers responded to the 1100 block of Brynhill Court in Horsham for a domestic dispute in progress. An investigation revealed that an argument occurred between Leonard Cherkas, 61, and his girlfriend that police said escalated into a physical confrontation. As a result of the alleged incident, Cherkas was arrested on charges of simple assault and harassment.
Friday, January 6, 2012
Monday, October 10, 2011
Police cite individuals for alcohol-related alleged offenses.
Horsham Police cited three individuals this weekend for alleged alcohol-related offenses.
Thursday, September 8, 2011
Police seek puppy thief.
Horsham Police are seeking suspects believed to have stolen a black Labrador retriever puppy from Horsham Veterinary Hospital on Sunday. The 4:52 p.m. theft occurred during a rescue adoption event. Possible suspects were described as a white male, tall and slender with short dark hair in his early 20s, and a white female with long dark hair in her late teens. Possible vehicle description is a full-size Dodge pick-up truck, rust or bronze in color. The vehicle was seen leaving the hospital west on Horsham Road. Then, at 12:33 a.m., this vehicle was reported to be driving in a reckless manner in the area of Easton Road and Moreland Avenue. The vehicle struck an unoccupied parked vehicle in the 400 block of Blair Mill Road. Sierra was …
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
Patrols regularly drive through Willow Grove Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base.
Although the Willow Grove air base is a virtual ghost town as compared to its previous peak operations, a force will remain in place long after the military is completely gone. Horsham Police. The police took over regular patrols on the Navy side of the sprawling 1,100-acre base on July 1, according to Horsham Township Manager Bill Walker. With most of the military gone, Horsham Fire Company and ambulance are now responsible for emergency calls on the base as well, Walker said. Security remains in place at the main gate, which is open from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Walker said. To date, the only wrinkle has been a minor theft of a pig smoker, Horsham Police Capt. Joseph M. Repkoe said, noting that it was believed to have been taken sometime …