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December 5 -  Police have charged Zachary Haskey, 24, of Quakertown, Pennsylvania, with Possession Of A Weapon On School Property, Disorderly Conduct, and Harassment, as a result of an incident with occurred at the New Hope-Solebury School District school bus facility on November 4, 2013.

December 5, 2013 -  Police have filed Juvenile Allegations against three juveniles, one from New Hope, and two from SoleburyTownship, alleging that they committed the crimes of Recklessly Endangering Another Person, Propulsion Of Missiles Onto Roadways, Criminal Mischief, Disorderly Conduct, and Conspiracy, by throwing rocks from a hillside onto West Mechanic Street, striking and damaging a moving vehicle on the roadway.

December 7, 2013 -  At 1:50 a.m. a Waterloo Street resident reported to police that, a few minutes prior, a subject unknown to him had entered his apartment through an unlocked door, but had fled when confronted.  The suspect is described as an older white male, with silver hair, approximately 6' in height, and wearing a long dark coat.  The resident reported that nothing was taken from the residence.

December 7, 2013 -  At 4:25 p.m. a 17 year old Philadelphia, Pennsylvania youth reported to police that, earlier that day, his IPhone, valued at $200, had been stolen while he was participating in an event at the New Hope-Solebury High School.  The phone is described as having a green cover, and a holographic skull image on its back.

December 10, 2013 -  At 4:40 p.m. a Tahoe Court resident reported to police that, at some time within the prior four days, it appeared that someone had placed several screws into the rear tires of his vehicle.

December 16, 2013 -  Police arrested Robert Spurell, 28, of New Hope, for Burglary, Theft, Receiving Stolen Property, and Criminal Mischief, in connection with a burglary that occurred at a West Bridge Street establishment at 2:27 a.m. on January 4, 2010.  Spurell was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Maggie Snow, and was sent to the Bucks County Correctional Facility on $50,000 bail.

December 18, 2013 -  At 7:00 p.m. a Doylestown, Pennsylvania man reported to police that the windshield of his vehicle had been scratched while the vehicle had been parked on West Randolph Street.

December 19, 2013 -  At 5:00 p.m. a manager of a South main Street establishment reported to police that, at some time during the prior two months, an Apple Lap Top computer, valued at $1,700.00, had been taken from inside the business.

December 21, 2013 -  At 11:00 a.m. an employee of a West Bridge Street establishment reported to police that, at some time during the overnight hours, someone had broken a window in the front of the store. 

December 23, 2013 -  At 10:45 a.m. a West Bridge Street resident reported to police that, at some time during the prior two days, someone had stolen a 6 foot copper downspout from the side of his residence.

December 23, 2013 -  At 9:05 p.m. a resident of Darien Court reported to police that, at some time that afternoon, a package containing a Garmin GPS, delivered to her home by UPS, had been stolen.  

December 28, 2013 -  At 8:57 a.m. the owner of a West Bridge Street establishment reported to police that, at some time during the overnight hours, three copper downspouts, valued at $200.00, had been removed from the side of the building.

December 28, 2013 -  At 10:42 p.m. Police cited Brice Horwath, 37, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness, after he created a disturbance on Old York Road.

December 31, 2013 -  At 3:05 p.m. an employee of a South Main Street business reported to police that, at 1:57 a.m. that morning, someone had removed an eight foot wreath from the side of the building. The theft was captured by a security camera, and shows a white male, with short dark hair, in his early 20's, wearing a dark jacket, removing the wreath and dragging it towards East Ferry Street.

January 13, 2014 -  At 11:19 a.m. Police arrested Douglas Byers, 45, of New Hope, on a Bucks County Bench Warrant.  Byers was turned over to the Bucks County Sheriff's Department.

January 16, 2014 -  At 3:48 p.m. Police arrested Barry Hinkes, 53, of New Hope, on a Fugitive From Justice Warrant from Middlesex County, New Jersey.  Hinkes was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge William Benz, and was sent to the Bucks County Correctional Facility to await extradition to New Jersey.

January 19, 2014 -  At 4:30 p.m. a Solebury Township man reported to police that, at sometime during the prior three days, someone had smashed the passenger side windows in his vehicle, while the vehicle had been parked in a West Bridge Street parking lot.

January 22, 2014 -  At 12:15 p.m. the owner of a South Main Street business reported to police that, at some time during the overnight hours, someone had forced their way into the store through the front door, and had removed items from within.

February 4, 2014 -  A North Main Street resident reported to police that, over the prior three months, someone had used her credit card to pay cell phone bills.  Police have a suspect, and are continuing their investigation.

February 13, 2014 -  At 1:03 a.m. Police arrested Michael Linzey, 44, of Flemington, New Jersey, for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, after he was found sitting in his running vehicle in a West Bridge Street driveway.

Thus far this winter Police have issued 22 citations to individuals who have failed to clear their sidewalk of snow.  Property owners and business owners are reminded that they are responsible for clearing their sidewalk of snow within 24 hours of the end of a snowfall.

February 27, 2014 -  At 10:50 a.m. a contractor reported to police that, at some time during the prior ten days, three windows, valued at $1,500, had been broken at a home at which he is working on South Sugan Road.

March 9, 2014 -  At 1:56 a.m. Police cited Stephen Hunter, 27, of Augusta, New Jersey, for Public Drunkenness, after a North Main Street homeowner found him wandering in the back yard of his residence.

March 17, 2014 -  At 12:24 p.m. the owner of a West Bridge Street establishment reported to police that several bottles of alcohol had been removed from within the building.  Police have a suspect, and are continuing their investigation.

March 18, 2014 -  At 12:32 a.m. Police arrested Rachel Carroll, 37, of New Hope, for Terroristic Threats, following a disturbance at her residence.  Carroll was arraigned before Magisterial District Judge Charles Baum, and was sent to the Bucks County Correctional Facility on $20,000 bail.

March 18, 2014 -  Representatives from AT&T and Verizon reported to police that, at some time over the prior four months, copper buss bars and wiring, with a value in excess of $10,000, had been removed from a facility on North Stockton Avenue.

 March 22, 2014 -  At 11:08 a.m. a New Street resident reported to police that, at some time on the day prior, someone had entered her mailbox, and had removed $200.00 from an envelope within.

March 26, 2014 -  At 1:52 p.m. a Lambertville, New Jersey resident reported to police that, a few minutes earlier, someone had entered his unlocked vehicle and had removed an IPAD, valued at $700.00, while the car was parked in a West Bridge Street parking lot.  The IPAD was later recovered by Lambertville police, and was returned to its owner.

March 28, 2014 -  At 1:55 a.m. Police cited George Marchino Jr., 35, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for Disorderly Conduct and Harassment, following a disturbance at a residence on Runnemede Court.

April 10, 2014 -  At 12:36 p.m. the owner of a North Main Street establishment reported to police that, at some time during the overnight hours, someone had attempted to enter her store by prying at the front door.

April 13, 2014 -  At 6:17 p.m. Police cited Fausto Naranjo, 43, of Newark, New Jersey, for Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness, after he created a disturbance at a West Bridge Street establishment.

April 19, 2014 -  At 12:01 a.m. Police arrested Brian Gallagher, 23, of Ocean City, New Jersey, for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, after he was observed operating his vehicle in an unlawful manner on South Main Street.

April 19, 2014 -  At 2:05 a.m. Police cited Megan McCreary, 23, of Doylestown, Pennsylvania, for Public Drunkenness, after she was found to be in an intoxicated state on South Main Street.

April 21, 2014 -  The owner of a South Main Street business reported to police that, at some time during the overnight hours of April 20 into April 21, someone had attempted to enter the business by prying at the rear door.

April 24, 2014 -  At 11:22 p.m. Police cited Cynthia Heath, 48, of Solebury, Pennsylvania, for Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness, after she created a disturbance at a West Mechanic Street establishment.

April 26, 2014 -  At 2:20 a.m. Police cited Glen Smith, 50, of Avoca, Pennsylvania, for Public Drunkenness, after he was found to be in an intoxicated state on South Main Street.

April 26, 2014 -  At 4:20 p.m. the owner of a South Main Street establishment reported to police that, at some time during the prior two days, someone had removed a brass or bronze pedestal ashtray, valued at approximately $100.00, from outside of her store.

May 11, 2014 -  At 3:01 p.m. Police cited Kenneth Hynes Jr., 57, of Crosswicks, New Jersey, for Public Drunkenness, after he was found to be in an intoxicated state on South Main Street.

May 13, 2014 -  At 11:58 p.m. a representative of a West Bridge Street establishment reported to police that he suspected that an employee had stolen $350.00 from the business over an unspecified period of time.  Police are continuing their investigation.

May 16, 2014 -  At 6:35 p.m. police responded to a report of a disturbance in a West Bridge Street parking lot.  Investigation of the incident indicated that a subject had smashed a taillight on a vehicle, with a baseball bat, after a confrontation with the occupant of the vehicle.  Police have a suspect, and are continuing their investigation.

May 19, 2014 -  At 4:27 p.m. Police cited Kourtney Hurly-McBride, 22, of Holland, Pennsylvania, for Retail Theft after she reportedly stole merchandise with a total value of $80.99 from two South Main Street establishments.

May 22, 2014 -  At 2:00 p.m. a resident of Village 2 reported to police that, on April 8, 2014, a package containing a food processor, valued at $100, had been stolen from outside her residence.

May 24, 2014 -  At 4:02 a.m. Police cited Benjamin Auker, 32, of Pittstown, New Jersey, for Disorderly Conduct and Public Drunkenness, after he entered a private residence, not his own, on Waterloo Street, while in an intoxicated state.

June 7, 2014 - Due to special interest in the following case I am releasing a special press release regarding this incident.

 On Saturday June 7th 2014 police arrested Brian H. Wolfman, 20 years old of Ringoes N.J. New Hope Borough Police received a report at 6:46 P.M.  That a local businessman’s 11 year old son had been shot in the back with an air soft pistol while in the “GUY STUFF” store located in the Four Seasons Mall on S. Main Street, New Hope Borough.  Police observed a welt and broken skin on the 11 year old males back. After receiving the report police responded to the Store located in the Mall. The employee of the store who fired the air soft pistol at the boy was identified as Wolfman and taken into custody. This case will proceed by summons for the crimes of Simple Assault, Disorderly Conduct, and Possession of Instrument of Crime.

May 30, 2014 -  At 11:58 p.m. Police cited Renea Carter, 56, of Trenton, New Jersey, for Public Drunkenness, after she was found to be in an intoxicated state on South Main Street.

May 31, 2014 -  At 1:20 a.m. Police cited Kyle Searfoss, 25, of Flemington, New Jersey, for Public Drunkenness, after he created a disturbance at a South Main Street establishment.

May 31, 2014 -  At 2:10 a.m. Police cited Nicole Pacylowsky, 24, of Milford, New Jersey, for Disorderly Conduct, after she acted in a Disorderly manner in a West Bridge Street parking lot.

June 2, 2014 -  At 5:36 p.m. a Titusville, New Jersey resident reported to police that, at some time earlier that day, someone had damaged the driver and passenger side doors of his vehicle, while the vehicle was parked in a West Randolph Street parking lot.

June 7, 2014 -  At 2:45 a.m. Police cited Christopher Bennett, 30, of Stockton, New Jersey, for Public Drunkenness, after he was found to be in an intoxicated state on South Main Street.

June 7, 2014 -  At 12:47 p.m. a Lakeview Drive resident reported to police that, at some time earlier in the week, someone had entered his unsecured garage, and had removed a golf bag and clubs, valued at $500,00 from within.

June 7, 2014 -  At 11:50 p.m. Police cited Osmer Chanquin, 32, of Lawrenceville, New Jersey, for Public Drunkenness, after he was found laying in the roadway, while in an intoxicated state, on New Street.

June 15, 2014 -  At 2:30 a.m. a resident of Richboro, Pennsylvania reported to a police that, at some time during the prior few hours, her purse, containing identification, credit cards, jewelry, and approximately $300.00 in cash, had been stolen, while she had been at a South Main Street bar.

June 15, 2014 -  At 5:01 p.m. the owner of a West Bridge Street establishment reported to police that, the day prior, someone had removed an antique eyeglass case, valued at $95.00, from within the store.

June 19, 2014 -  At 8:43 p.m. a  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania woman reported to police that, the evening prior, she had been assaulted while at a party at a residence on Waterloo Street.  Police have a suspect, and are continuing their investigation.

June 21, 2014 -  At 11:20 a.m. the owner of "Vapor Times" on West Bridge Street reported to police that, at some time during the overnight hours of June 15 into June 16, the double sided store sign, valued at $100.00, had been removed from outside the store. 

June 24, 2014 -  At 11:36 p.m. a Trenton, New Jersey woman reported to police that, a short time earlier, she had been assaulted while walking to her vehicle, which was parked on West Mechanic Street.  Police have a suspect, and are continuing their investigation.

June 26, 2014 -  Police have charged David Dash, 18, of Stockton, New Jersey, with Simple Assault, Harassment, Possessing an Instrument of Crime, Criminal Mischief, and Disorderly Conduct, in connection with an incident which occurred in a West Bridge Street parking lot on May 16, 2014.

June 29, 2014 -  At 2:00 a.m. Police cited Brian Carvalho, 28, of New Hope, for Public Drunkenness, after he created a disturbance at a South Main Street establishment.

 

July 4, 2014 -  At 11:59 a.m. an employee of a South Main Street establishment reported to police that, a few minutes prior, a "Padron Family Reserve" cigar, valued at $35.00, had been removed from a case within the store.  Video surveillance shows the actor to have been a white male, in his fifties, with gray hair, and wearing a light blue button down shirt and khaki shorts.

 

July 6, 2014 -  At 6:03 p.m. a South Sugan Road resident reported to police that, at some time during the prior two weeks, someone had removed an IBM laptop computer, valued at $2,000.00, from her residence.

 

July 8, 2014 -  At 7:09 p.m. Police cited Lacey J. Williams, 26, of Quakertown, Pennsylvania, for Retail Theft, after she removed $117.98 worth of clothing items from a South Main Street store.

 

Anonymous Drug Tip Line

Bucks County officials are looking for help from tipsters in the war on drugs.

Citing a rise in fatal heroin overdoses Bucks County has announced the launch of new tip lines that accept calls, texts, and e-mails.

Sources will remain anonymous allowing anyone to report suspected drug dealers or activity to investigators.

The District Attorney's office has also established a heroin task force along with a anti-heroin initiative.

               To send ANONYMOUS tips,

               Via Text, text the word BUCKSDRUGTIPS and your tip to TIP411 (847411).

               To call in tips, phone 215-345-DRUG (3784).

               To e-mail tips, send them to drugtips@co.bucks.pa.us.

 

 Dog License Awareness

  

All residents of Bucks County are being reminded to purchase their 2014 dog licenses. The state dog warden will be in our area checking for current licenses and to see if you have proof that your pet has a current rabies vaccination.

You may purchase a license online at www.padoglicense.com or in person, you may go to the Bucks County Treasurer's office, William Snyder, 3rd Floor Administration Building  55 East Court Street Doylestown, PA. 18901. You may call the following phone number for more information. 215-348-6244

 

THEFTS OF COPPER

Officer's are investigating theft of copper downspouts and railings from residential properties and businesses. On October 28th 2013, two reports of theft were reported. The thefts occurred on New Street. There is a third possible theft that officer's are investigating that may have occurred on Mechanic Street. On October 29th 2013, officers received two more calls regarding of a theft of copper. The thefts were copper railings and copper downspouts on Mechanic Street. Residents are advised to report any suspicious noise that they may hear during the overnight hours.

Police also investigated five reported thefts of copper downspouts from buildings, the thefts occurring on West Bridge Street and Chestnut Street.  Police have identified a possible suspect vehicle, that being a newer model white pickup with a white camper shell over the bed, and bearing New Jersey registration.  Anyone with information on this vehicle is requested to contact Corporal Zimmerman at 215-862-3033.

 

 

RESIDENTIAL BURGLARIES

On July 22, 2013 & July 27, 2013, between the hours of 7:00am and 11:58 PM, three burglaries occurred in the Riverwoods Development. One in the 200 block of Riverwoods Drive and two in 100 block of Lakeview Drive. Anyone noticing anything or anybody suspicious is asked to contact Cpl. Zimmerman at 215-862-3033.

The Riverwoods Drive burglary has been solved. An arrest has been made and the defendant is awaiting a hearing on the charges.

January 19, 2013, at approximately 10:30 pm, two burglaries and one attempted burglary occurred in the Village II development. Police responded to an entry alarm at a unit on Belaire Ct. and discovered the front door kicked in setting the alarm off. Nothing was taken from this unit. Two other units in the same row on Belaire Ct. were discovered to have been entered. Entry was accomplished by breaking a window in one unit and forcing open a window in the second unit. One of the two units entered had some jewelry and small amount of cash taken. Anyone noticing anything or anybody suspicious is asked to contact Cpl. Zimmerman at 215-862-3033 

 

COMMERCIAL BURGLARY
 
February 5, 2013, a commercial burglary occurred during the night time hours. The actors entered after the establishment closed for business. Forced entry was made through a door in the rear of the business. Taken was a small amount of cash.

 

 

 

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