Press Release - October 2, 2019

THEFT FROM VEHICLE

9/22/19 – Field of Dreams Park, Howellville Road in Berwyn. The victim’s car window was smashed out and three designer bags were stolen from inside.

THEFT

9/24/19 – Hibachi Restaurant on West Swedesford Road in Berwyn. A security camera was stolen from the outside of the building. The case is under investigation.

THEFT FROM VEHICLES

9/24/19 – Main Line Sports Center, W. Swedesford Road in Berwyn. Four victims reported their vehicles’ windows were smashed and purses with contents were stolen from the inside. The case is under investigation.

COUNTERFEIT CURRENCY ARREST

9/27/19 – Five Below Store in Gateway Shopping Center. Police responded to the report of a male who passed a counterfeit $100 bill, which was also attempted at Joann Fabrics. Officers successfully apprehended the male – Jahlil Williams, 20, of Philadelphia, PA and subsequently charged him with the following crimes: Forgery; Possession of an Instrument of Crime; and Theft by Deception. The passenger, Tamir Washington, 18, of Philadelphia, PA was charged with Possession of a Small Amount of Marijuana.

THEFTS FROM VEHICLES

9/29/19 – Great Scott Farm, Yellow Springs Road in Malvern. Two vehicles had their windows smashed and designer purses and wallets stolen from inside. The case is under investigation. **Police remind residents not to leave any valuables in their vehicles, locked or otherwise – even for a brief period of time.

BIKE THEFT

9/30/19 – 400 block of School House Lane in Wayne. The victim reported their bicycle stolen from their property. The bike is valued at $3200.

PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS

10/1/19 – 100 block of Lisa Drive in Paoli. A 61 year old male from Paoli, PA was charged with Public Drunkenness after he was observed to be visibly intoxicated.

THE FOLLOWING INDIVIDUALS WERE ARRESTED FOR DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE. THE LAB RESULTS AND/OR CHEMICAL BREATH TESTING HAVE BEEN OFFICIALLY VERIFIED AND DETERMINED TO BE UNFIT TO OPERATE A MOTOR VEHICLE SAFELY ON THE ROADWAY.

Paul Bacci, 64, of Devon, PA - Blood Alcohol Concentration (BAC) was .274%

Andrea Kiotis, 31, of Thornton, PA - BAC was .129%