Four fire-fighting organizations - in Lower Pottsgrove, Limerick, and Pottstown - received thanks and commemorative awards Thursday for their efforts to rescue a trapped construction worker during April.
A Norristown man has been arrested, the district attorney said Thursday, and charged with burglaries or attempted burglaries that allegedly occurred in Collegeville, Trappe, and elsewhere last summer.
Pottstown Police investigators have determined that an unidentified man whose body was found Thursday morning at a South Washington Street industrial location had been electrocuted.
He was sought by Lower Pottsgrove police for offenses that arose from an alleged argument. Philadelphia police arrested him Tuesday; he returned to Pottstown for preliminary arraignment.
A 24-year-old Pottstown man, who was being sought on an arrest warrant issued to Lower Pottsgrove police regarding burglary-related charges, was taken into custody Wednesday.
Having someone steal your cab to the airport? It would never bother a seasoned traveler. Stealing luggage before boarding? That's just mean. Stealing your frequent flier miles? Quick, call the cops!
A Tuesday afternoon accident at North Keim and Wilson streets in Pottstown significantly damaged two involved vehicles, smashed a utility pole and brought down power lines, but no one was injured.
A Pottstown woman, stopped Wednesday for unspecified traffic violations near Collegeville, was arrested and scheduled to face charges for alleged drug possession, Skippack PA-based troopers said.