It could have been just another day of duty for Upper Providence Police Ofc. Jacob Allen, but it was the most important day of life for a newborn infant who decided to make an earlier-than-expected debut.
The Collegeville mother of a 13-year-old boy who was charged with third-degree murder in the death of his 12-year-old sister faces charges herself in the incident, the district attorney's office said.
Township police believe the incident occurred Friday night sometime between 6 and 9:30 p.m. on Fell Drive in the Phoenixville section of Upper Providence. They're looking for helpful video footage.
Two fire companies, an ambulance, and police all were dispatched Monday morning to a two-vehicle accident that occurred at the intersection of Lewis and Yeager roads in Upper Providence, a report said.
An engagement ring someone lost sometime back, maybe while they were out preparing for a big day to come, is being held by Upper Providence police. They'd like to return it to the rightful owner.
Upper Providence police are still looking for a Philadelphia man, sought on a warrant, who they allege tried to illegally buy a gun during a show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center in Oaks.
The Spring Lane, Royersford, area of Upper Providence Township was hit Sunday by thefts from what its police department said were several unlocked vehicles. Detectives hope for help from the neighborhood.
Upper Providence police, as the result of a narcotics investigation, allege a 54-year-old Berks County woman intended to deliver a controlled substance. Her preliminary hearing was scheduled for Oct. 13.