August 11, 2019 Hatboro Police Department Routine Press Release

CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEREOF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.

Prepared By:  Sergeant James C. Petrik #46, Press Information Officer
Prepared On:  August 11th, 2019

Criminal Mischief
Sometime between Friday, August 2nd, 2019, and Wednesday, August 7th, 2019, unknown actor(s) damaged six car windshields on vehicles parked in a commercial parking lot in the 300 block of Jacksonville Road.  The windshields were likely damaged by a BB/pellet or similar projectile.

Theft
On Sunday, August 4th, 2019, a resident in the 200 block of E. Montgomery Avenue reported that sometime during the prior three weeks unknown actor(s) entered his unlocked vehicle and stole an Asus laptop computer and a Bluetooth speaker.  The stolen items have a total estimated replacement value of approximately $780.

Theft
On Sunday August 4th, 2019, a resident in the 300 block of Windsor Avenue reported unknown actor(s) stole a concrete birdbath from a garden at their residence.  The birdbath has an estimated replacement value of approximately $80.

Identity Theft
On Friday, August 2nd, 2019, a resident in the 300 block of N. York Road reported she was the victim of identity theft after she received phone bills from Verizon and T-Mobile for a total balance of $3070.59.  The accounts were not opened by the victim and her personal information was used fraudulently in Florida where the transactions occurred.

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July 18, 2019 Hatboro Police Department Routine Press Release

CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEREOF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.

Prepared By:  Sergeant James C. Petrik #46, Press Information Officer
Prepared On:  July 18th, 2019

Simple Assault
On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019, at 2:57pm, Dominic J. Hott, 21 years old, from Hatboro, was arrested and charged with Simple Assault and Harassment when officers investigated a disturbance in the 400 block of Jacksonville Road.  He was arraigned on the charges and was released from custody on $10,000/unsecure bail.

Possession of a Controlled Substance
On Wednesday, July 17th, 2019, at 10:02am, Christopher S. Doh, 25 years old, from Warminster, was arrested when he was found in possession of Heroin during a traffic stop in the 100 block of N. York Road.  He was processed and released from custody pending a summons to court for Possession of a Controlled Substance.

Rape, etc.
On Monday, July 15th, 2019, at 12:11pm, Joshua Brown, 19 years old, from Hatboro, was arrested on a Hatboro Police arrest warrant for a list of charges including Rape, Involuntary Deviate Sexual Intercourse, Sexual Assault, Strangulation, Unlawful Restraint of a Minor, False Imprisonment of a Minor, Indecent Assault, Unlawful Restraint, False Imprisonment, and Simple Assault.  The arrested stemmed from a lengthy investigation into an incident that was reported on December 28th, 2018, when a 16 years old acquaintance of Mr. Brown reported being assaulted at a home on Woodland Avenue.  He was arraigned on the charges and was incarcerated at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility on $1,000,000 (cash) bail.

Criminal Mischief
On Monday, July 15th, 2019, at 9:27pm, the owner of a 2000 Honda Accord that was parked in a parking lot in the 50 block of S. Penn Street reported someone smashed the left rear window on his car. Stolen from inside the car was a parking placard.

Disorderly Conduct
On Monday, July 15th, 2019, at 8:27pm, Joseph F. McKeever, 80 years old, from Hatboro, was cited for Disorderly Conduct when an officer on patrol observed him urinate on the sidewalk in the area of Montgomery Avenue and York Road.

Criminal Mischief
On Sunday, July 14th, 2019, a resident reported that sometime overnight someone smashed eggs on his 2009 Toyota while it was parked on Central Avenue.  As a result of this incident the paint on the Toyota sustained damage.

Press Release Concluded

June 10, 2019 Hatboro Police Department Routine Press Release

CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEREOF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.

Prepared By:  Sergeant James C. Petrik #46, Press Information Officer
Prepared On:  Monday, June 10th, 2019

Warrant Service, Possession of a Controlled Substance
On Monday, June 10th, 2019, at 9:17am, Nathan A. Minnick, 39 years old, from Warminster, was arrested on a Bucks County bench warrant for failure to appear in court when an officer located him in the parking lot of McDonald’s on N. York Road.  Suspected heroin and drug paraphernalia were also found on his person during the arrest and he attempted to use a fake name to identify himself.  As a result he will be summonsed to court for Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and False Identification to Law Enforcement.  He was released to the custody of the Bucks County Sheriff’s Department.

Disorderly Conduct, Borough Ordinance
On Saturday, June 8th, 2019, at 9:15am, a motorist reported being struck by a plastic projectile while driving on E. Moreland Avenue near York Road.  As a result of the investigation, a 13 year old Hatboro boy was cited for Disorderly Conduct and a Borough Ordinance for discharging an air rifle.

Public Drunkenness, Disorderly Conduct
On Monday, June 3rd, 2019, at 5:40pm, officers investigated a report of a subject laying on the sidewalk in the 200 block of Jacksonville Road.  As a result of the investigation, John T. Person, 67 years old, from Hatboro, was cited for Public Drunkenness and Disorderly Conduct.

Strangulation, Simple Assault
On Saturday, June 1st, 2019, at 9:52pm, officers investigated a disturbance at a home on Byberry Avenue near York Road.  As a result of the investigation, Albert E. Wilbur, 69 years old, from Hatboro, was arrested and charged with Strangulation, Simple Assault, and Harassment.  He was arraigned before District Justice Katherine McGill and bail was set at $50,000/10%.  He was incarcerated at the Montgomery County Correctional Facility for failure to post bail.  The victim, who is known to Mr. Wilbur, received medical treatment at the hospital.

Warrant Service, Possession of a Controlled Substance
On Tuesday, May 28th, 2019, at 10:23pm, officers investigated a report of a suspicious subject sitting on a curb at McDonald’s on N. York Road.  The subject, Shana R. Rimmer, 28 years old, from Philadelphia, was found to have an active Montgomery County bench warrant for failure to appear in court.  Suspected heroin and drug paraphernalia were also found in her possession during the investigation. She was taken into custody and was processed and released to the custody of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department.  She was also summonsed to court for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Press Release Concluded

May 23, 2019 Hatboro Police Department Routine Press Release

CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEREOF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.

Prepared By:  Sergeant James C. Petrik #46, Press Information Officer
Prepared On:  May 23rd, 2019

Theft
On Saturday, May 18th, 2019, a resident in the 30 block of E. Moreland Avenue reported their bicycle was stolen.  The bicycle is described as an unknown make, blue and black in color with a basket on it.

Warrant Service
On Wednesday, May 8th, 2019, at 7:32am, Gary W. Garvin, 40 years old, from Doylestown, was arrested on a Bucks County bench warrant when he was stopped in the 200 block of E. County Line Road for driving with an expired registration.  He was released to the custody of the Bucks County Sheriff’s Department.

Defiant Trespassing
On Tuesday, May 7th, 2019, at 9:42pm, Anthony J. Cataldi, 65 years old, from Horsham, was cited for Defiant Trespassing when an officer on patrol observed him loitering at the Wawa at 50 N. York Road.  He had previously been cited and told he is not permitted at the store.

Press Release Concluded

April 30, 2019 Hatboro Police Department Routine Press Release

CRIMINAL CHARGES, AND ANY DISCUSSION THEREOF, ARE MERELY ALLEGATIONS AND ALL DEFENDANTS ARE PRESUMED INNOCENT UNTIL AND UNLESS PROVEN GUILTY.

Prepared By:  Sergeant James C. Petrik #46, Press Information Officer
Prepared On:  Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Warrant Service
On Saturday, April 27th, 2019, at 11:30am, Stephanie C. Cook, 35 years old, from Hatboro, and Raymond L. Minton Jr., 34 years old, from Philadelphia, were arrested on Montgomery County bench warrants when they were located by officers on Summit Avenue.  They were released to the custody of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department.

Warrant Service
On Sunday, April 21st, 2019, at 11:00am, Melissa E. Mavracic, 33 years old, from Hatboro, was arrested on a Montgomery County bench warrant when she was located by officers on N. Penn Street.  She was released to the custody of the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Department.

Underage Possession of Alcohol
On Saturday, April 20th, 2019, at 12:55pm, Tyler J. Murdock, 18 years old, from Warminster, was cited for Underage Purchase, Consumption or Possession of Alcohol when he was observed in a vehicle in the drive-thru of the McDonald’s Restaurant on N. York Road.

Harassment/Disorderly Conduct
On Saturday, April 13th, 2019, at 3:23pm, Anthony J. Cataldi, 65 years old, from Horsham, was cited for Harassment and Disorderly Conduct when he caused a disturbance and spit water at a store employee at the Wawa on N. York Road.

Warrant Service
On Wednesday, April 10th, 2019, Tara Laycock, 41 years old, from Pemberton, New Jersey, was arrested on a Bucks County bench warrant and a Hellertown Police warrant when the car she was a passenger in was stopped by an officer on N. York Road.  She was released to the custody of Pennsylvania State Constables.

Driving Under the Influence
As the result of an accident investigation on March 29th, 2019, at 12:25am, when a vehicle crashed through the front of a hair salon at 50 S. York Road, Tomas Quiros-Mariano, 19 years old, from Abington, was summonsed to court for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol, Underage Drinking, Minor Prohibited from Operating with Alcohol, and Careless Driving.

Press Release Concluded