December 30, 2022 Hatboro Police Department Press Release

Robbery: Hatboro Police are investigating a strong-arm robbery that occurred on Thursday, December 29, 2022, at approximately 9:45 PM.  A fifteen-year-old Hatboro boy was walking south on N. York Road near E. Monument Avenue when an individual approached him from behind on a bicycle and stole a bag of food he was carrying, while forcing the victim to the ground.  The victim was not injured. 

The actor was described as a white or Hispanic male wearing a grey colored hooded jacket or sweatshirt, black pants and was wearing a dark colored backpack  The subject fled on the bicycle, last observed heading south on N. York Road, then west onto W. Montgomery Avenue. 

Police released a video believed to be the actor fleeing the scene.  Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Hatboro Police Department Detective Division at 215-675-2832.