Update: Man Arrested on Warrant Issued in January

LOWER POTTSGROVE PA – A Pottstown man who had been sought on a warrant by the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department since January (2021) was arrested Thursday (July 15) and charged with contempt for violation of a protection from abuse order, which followed an incident that allegedly occurred at the Rolling Hills apartment complex on Buchert Road.

The arrest was briefly reported on the department’s CrimeWatch website. No details were offered. A related article, published Jan. 31 by The Post, appears below.

Police Issued Warrant Friday for Violation of Order

SANATOGA PA – A 34-year-old Pottstown man, whom the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department alleges violated a protection from abuse order involving another unnamed individual, is the subject of a warrant the department said was issued Friday (Jan. 29, 2021) by Magisterial District Justice Edward C. Kropp Sr.

Alonzo Maurice Burgess Jr. is wanted on a charge of contempt for violation of an order or agreement that police alleged occurred Wednesday (Jan. 27) at a unit in the Rolling Hills apartment complex, 2120 Buchert Rd. The warrant’s issuance was reported on the department’s CrimeWatch website.

Anyone with information on Burgess’ whereabouts is asked to call the department at 610-326-1508, or to anonymously offer information at the website’s Submit A Tip page, here.

Photo by The Post