The illness in recent weeks affected two of the township's five elected leaders, its police chief, and several police department officers, commissioners reported Monday. The township functioned well despite the adversity, they added.
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An area resident spent part of the day after Christmas spreading garbage across the township's Ganshahawny Park, police said. The accused was promptly located; discarded home-addressed mail was in the bags.
After a thorough education at Pottstown High School, Penn State University, and the Reading Police Academy, Mason Pennypacker has become a police officer in the Lancaster County borough of Manheim.
West Pottsgrove Township, Sunday night on its Facebook page, reported that Police Chief Matthew Stofflet had passed away. Funeral arrangements have yet to be announced.
Several vehicles were involved in and towed away from a Christmas accident at 6:19 a.m. on eastbound U.S. Route 422, west of Lewis Road. Details were scarce, as police continued their investigation.
Lower Pottsgrove firefighters responded Wednesday morning to the Rolling Hills apartment complex, where a home filled with smoke but no flames were visible. A stove-top pot appeared to be the problem.
A Philadelphia man wanted by Lower Pottsgrove police on charges including simple assault was arrested during a traffic stop by state troopers on U.S. Route 422. A January preliminary hearing is scheduled.