March 24, 2019 Hatboro Police Department Routine Press Release


Prepared By:  Sergeant James C. Petrik #46, Press Information Officer
Prepared On:  Sunday, March 24th, 2019      

On Friday, March 22nd, 2019, a resident reported they were the victim of a theft when they discovered someone cashed fraudulent checks issued against their TruMark checking account.  The checks totaled $4167.22.  The matter is under investigation by the bank’s fraud department and the police.

Warrant Service
On Tuesday, March 19th, 2019, at approximately 11:58am, officers were conducting an investigation in the 100 block of Wood Street when they located a wanted person.  The subject, Loria A. Allen, 50 years old, from Hatboro, was arrested on a Philadelphia arrest warrant for Dangerous Drugs. She was subsequently released to the custody of the Philadelphia Sheriff’s Department.

Warrant Service
On Monday, March 18th, 2019, at approximately 1:07pm, Robert O’Donnell Jr., 43 years old, from Warminster, was arrested on bench warrants from Bucks and Philadelphia counties when he was located by officers in the 400 block of S. York Road.  He was subsequently released to the custody of the Bucks County Sheriff’s Department.

Burglary (attempt)
On Saturday, March 16th, 2019, at approximately 10:30pm, officers investigated a report of a suspicious person who was observed cutting a lock on a storage shed in the 400 block of N. York Road. The incident actually occurred the previous day on March 15th but police were not notified at that time.  The subject was described as a white male with a pony tail who was heavily tattooed.  He was operating an older green pick-up truck which he fled in after cutting the lock.

Burglary (residential)
On Friday, March 15th, 2019, at approximately 11:52pm, officers investigated a residential burglary in the 100 block of Crooked Billet Road.  Investigation revealed the actor(s) entered the home and ransacked it sometime during the early evening hours.  Entry was likely gained through a window and various personal property was stolen.  The matter is still under investigation and anyone who observed suspicious vehicles or persons in the area at the time is asked to call the Hatboro Police Department at 215-675-2832.

Warrant Service
On Monday, March 11th, 2019, at approximately 5:19pm, an off-duty Hatboro officer observed a subject wanted on a Bucks County bench warrant walking on Jacksonville Road near County Line Road.  He summoned on-duty officers who arrested Gary Adams, 29 years old, from Hatboro.  He was subsequently released to the custody of the Bucks County Sheriff’s Department.

Release Concluded