The North Coventry Township Police Department holds a felony arrest warrant for Howard John Scott of Norristown. The warrant comes after Scott was identified as the offender in two separate retail thefts at the Lowes Home Improvement Store on 01/25/17 and 01/30/17.
Case information: Scott was observed entering into the Lowes home Improvement Store at 1136 Town Square Road on 01/25/17 and 01/30/17 without any merchandise. Scott is then observed walking through the store where he selects merchandise which he does not pay for and proceed to the customer service center of the store. Scott returns the merchandise for store credit and in the first incident, he immediately uses the credit to purchase other items from the store. Scott uses his state issued drivers license as a form of identification for the return and signs a slip. Officers were able to confirm that Scott has 4 prior retail theft convictions.
If you have information of the whereabouts for Scott, please contact the North Coventry Township Police Department.