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: November 14th, 2019
Shortly before 6:00 PM on Tuesday, 11/12/2019 a purse and contents were stolen from a vehicle at Pennypack Elementary School, 130 Spring Avenue, Hatboro. The driver of the vehicle parked her vehicle in front of the school for a very short time and went inside the building to pick up a child. By the time she came out person(s) unknown stole her purse and its contents from within the unlocked vehicle. A small, possibly gray or silver, SUV was noticed in the vicinity at the time of the theft. This vehicle and its occupant(s) are subjects of interest in this investigation. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Hatboro Police at 215-675-2832.
Theft/Access Device Fraud
Hatboro Police are investigating the theft of five credit cards from a man’s wallet while in an unlocked vehicle parked outside of a business in the 300 block of S. Warminster Road. The stolen credit cards were subsequently illegally used in Delaware County, PA. The theft of the credit cards is believed to have occurred on Friday, 11/8/2019.