Reading City police officer Nick Dinnocenti took his oath of office Thursday to become the latest member of the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department. It's a group he knows well from past experience.
Pottsgrove schools were prepared to be closed Tuesday as the result of a threat received Monday morning at the high school. They canceled those plans after a suspect from outside the district was apprehended.
Lower Pottsgrove police have received a warrant to arrest a Malvern man wanted for using a bad check to pay for merchandise purchased from a business in the township
First responders to a two-vehicle accident Friday morning at Buchert and Kepler roads in Lower Pottsgrove needed a jaws-of-life tool and power saw to cut one driver out of the wreckage. The second driver was taken to the hospital.
A Thursday afternoon crash outside a Sanatoga restaurant resulted in injury to a motorbike driver, Lower Pottsgrove police said. He was transported to Pottstown Hospital. The accident remains under investigation.
The subject, a Pottstown resident, was wanted for six months on a warrant issued to Lower Pottsgrove police. He surrendered to Montgomery County sheriff's deputies. A preliminary hearing is set in October.
Police in Whitemarsh Township on Wednesday arrested a 39-year-old man wanted in Lower Pottsgrove for alleged offenses that date back to last Christmas, the township police department reported.
Bright sun glare prevented a driver, eastbound Friday on East High Street at South Park Road, from seeing a car in front of hers; they collided. No one was injured, but her car was damaged enough to be towed.