In Upper Hanover Township, the damage created Friday by a still-unknown thief far outweighed the payoff bulging from his or her pockets, Skippack-based state police reported.
In reports released Tuesday, state police at the Troop K Barracks in Skippack said they responded to calls regarding commercial burglary and criminal mischief. They also made DUI and drug-related arrests.
State police Tuesday said they chased a fleeing Pottstown man's vehicle from East Greenville to North Washington Street in the borough, and then finally captured him on foot. He faces 79 charges.
The mother's engagement ring, reported stolen from a Perkiomen Township home, had an estimated value of $7,800. The son, state police alleged Saturday, pawned it for a small percentage of the price.
Pennsylvania State Police arrested a man on driving under the influence charges after his involvement Thursday in a single-vehicle accident in Green Lane Borough.
Thieves were busy in two separate and unrelated incidents that occurred in Skippack Township and Red Hill Borough, state police reports alleged Thursday. Area businesses were listed as victims.
State police investigated a theft of conduit valued at $3,000 from a contractor at a worksite near the corner of Northgate Boulevard and Quakertown Avenue in Upper Hanover Township
Pennsylvania State Police said a Perkiomenville driver is facing multiple charges after he crashed a truck into a telephone pole and then allegedly fled the scene. No other vehicles were involved.