Tuesday, May 14, 2013
A 2009 Ford F350 truck was stolen from Hatboro's municipal parking lot, according to police.
Hatboro residents should be wary of parking their vehicles–or bicycles–overnight in borough parking lots following two recent thefts. According to Hatboro Police, the front wheel of a bike parked and locked at the SEPTA train station in Hatboro was stolen sometime between May 10 and May 11. The wheel has an estimated replacement value of $50. Police said a 2009 Ford F350 truck was stolen from the borough's parking lot on West Moreland Avenue near York Road sometime between 5 p.m. on May 7 and 8 a.m. on May 8. The truck was recovered on Monday after it turned up in a parking lot in Philadelphia, police said.
Monday, January 28, 2013
The Hatboro Police Department cited several people for public drunkenness and Driving Under the Influence.
The following information was provided by the Hatboro Police Department. Public Drunkenness A 49-year-old Hatboro man was cited for public drunkenness and disorderly conduct on Jan. 17 at 2:05 a.m. when police said he was found "semi-conscious" lying in an East Moreland Avenue parking lot. Driving Under the Influence A 22-year-old Philadelphia woman was arrested for Driving Under the Influence of alcohol or drugs and related traffic offenses, when officers investigated a single-vehicle crash in the 200 block of East County Line Road. Assault A 32-year-old Hatboro man was arrested for simple assault and harassment when officers investigated a disturbance in the 30 block of South York Road. He was arraigned before District Justice John …
Monday, January 14, 2013
Hatboro Police have taken several criminal mischief reports so far this month.
The following information was provide by the Hatboro Police Department. Criminal Mischief (vehicle) Public Drunkenness A 37-year-old Warminster man and a 40-year-old Warminster man were arrested on Jan. 10 at 9:30 a.m., and cited for public drunkenness when police said they were found intoxicated in the 300 block of North York Road. Driving Under the Influence
Monday, September 10, 2012
Thieves allegedly made off with a $1,000 lighting system and two bikes worth $740.
The following information was provided by the Hatboro Police Department. Theft Criminal mischief Sometime between Aug. 31 and Sept. 3, police said someone deliberately scratched the doors and hood on a 2005 Kia that was parked in the 100 block of East Montgomery Avenue. An estimate of the cost to repair the damage is not available.
The Hatboro man was charged with loitering, stalking and related offenses following an early morning incident at a Green Lane Terrace residence.
A Hatboro man is behind bars after allegedly being caught prowling a Green Lane Terrace home at night time, according to Hatboro Police. Theodore J. Brown, 49, was arrested on Sept. 9 at 12:02 a.m. and charged with loitering and prowling at night time, stalking, open lewdness, indecent exposure, and disorderly conduct, when he was apprehended by police who were conducting a surveillance detail in a residential yard on Green Lane Terrace. Police said the apprehension was the result of an investigation that began after a resident reported suspicious activity in their yard that suggested someone was trespassing during the night time hours. Brown was arraigned before District Justice Paul Leo of Hatboro and was incarcerated at the Montgomery…
Wednesday, August 22, 2012
A Hatboro man allegedly had five hypodermic syringes in his possession.
The following information was provided by the Hatboro Police Department. Possession of drug paraphernalia Aaron D. Covey, 33, of Hatboro, was arrested on Aug. 14 at 12:29 a.m. and charged via summons with possession of drug paraphernalia after police allegedly discovered him sleeping on a bench at the intersection of York Road and Williams Lane with five hypodermic syringes – which are used for the purpose of ingesting heroin - in his possession. Warrant service Angel C. Diaz, 29, of Hatboro, was arrested on Aug. 10 at 11:30 p.m. on a Montgomery County bench warrant when an officer on patrol allegedly observed her involved in a disturbance in the area of York Road and Moreland Avenue. Diaz was released to the custody of the Montgomery …
Monday, April 9, 2012
Philadelphia woman allegedly used a counterfeit driver's license in an attempt to withdraw money from another person's bank account.
The following information was provided by the Hatboro Police Department. Identity theft (arrest) Regetta T. Spence-Yaqoob, 48, of Philadelphia, was arrested on April 7, at 2:01 p.m., and charged with identity theft and related charges at the TD Bank at 256 S. York Road after police said she attempted to withdraw $4,500 from someone else’s account. Investigation revealed that she allegedly acquired the banking information for an unsuspecting victim then obtained a high quality counterfeit Pennsylvania driver’s license with the same victim’s information. The alleged scam began unraveling when an alert teller called police after noticing the driver’s license looked brand-new even though it had an “issued” date in 2008. Spence-Yaqoob was …
Saturday, December 24, 2011
Hatboro police also respond to DUIs and criminal mischief complaints.
The following information was provided by the Hatboro Police Department. Harassment Matthew G. Newsome, 50, of Hatboro, was charged via summons with two counts of harassment on Dec. 10 at 11:51 p.m. Police said the charges stemmed from Newsome's alleged repeated calls to a commercial busines on East Moreland Avenue. Numerous calls were received by the victims and each time the caller called them a profane insult and hung up, according to police. As a result, officers attempted to reach Newsome on the phone and left a message for him advising him of the investigation and that criminal charges may be filed. After leaving the message for the suspect, the Hatboro Police Station then began receiving similar calls from Newsome's phone number …
Sunday, September 25, 2011
Burglaries, stolen firearm and theft of two tires among the reports made to Hatboro Police.
Burglary Theft (firearm) On Thursday, the owner of a commercial business in the 100 block of South York Road reported a Taurus Millenium .40 caliber semiautomatic pistol and holster were stolen from the shop sometime between Sept. 17 and Sept. 19. The firearm has an estimated replacement cost of $450. Criminal mischief/theft On Wednesday between 3:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., someone slashed two tires and stole the remaining two wheels from a 2006 Toyota Highlander that was parked in the 20 block of South Penn Street. The total financial loss from the incident is estimated at approximately $900. Public drunkenness/disorderly conduct Underage drinking On Sept. 16 at 10:07 p.m., two 16-year-old Hatboro girls and one 17- year-old Hatboro boy were …
Sunday, September 11, 2011
More thefts from unlocked cars - including a handgun - reported.
Hatboro Police are again warning residents to lock their cars and remove expensive items - as the latest thefts from unlocked vehicles include a handgun. The Beretta Bobcat .22 caliber semi-automatic handgun was stolen from a vehicle parked on Shirley Road overnight sometime between Sept. 5 and Sept. 6, police said. Along with that theft, the vehicle's owner reported that a change holder containing about $40 was also taken. Sometime overnight between Sept. 4, and Sept. 5, someone entered an unlocked car on Barbara Road and stole a Nuvi GPS, Sirius Satellite radio, and a tobacco pouch with tobacco, police said. An estimate of the financial loss from the incident is not available. Public drunkenness Criminal mischief Sometime overnight …