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Cash Thief in Bristol Flees on Green Bike & More

Bristol Township police also responded to several other calls recently.

A person was robbed of cash Monday afternoon along Green Lane.

Police reported the victim was approached by a black male suspect who demanded money. The suspect took $150 and was able to get away on a green bicycle.

The robber is described as being a stocky black male in his mid-40s. He stood about six feet tall and wore a white long-sleeve shirt, baggy jeans and sneakers.

The crime happened at around 4 p.m. in the 1100 block of Green Lane, near the Days Inn and Route 13.

Sunday, December 2

Burglary

Between Friday evening and Saturday morning, a structure in the 2700 block of Veterans Highway was burglarized. Forced entry was made through into the building a red Milwaukee brand metal grinder was taken. The piece of equipment was worth $2,000.

Warrant Arrest

Mark White, 29, of Media Street in Philadelphia was arrested on Bath Road at 4:09 a.m. He was wanted on a warrant out of Philadelpha. Township officers turned the 29-year-old over to the Philadelphia Warrant Division.

Vandalism

Several picnic tables outside a property in the 2400 block of New Falls Road were damaged. The damage is estimated to be $500.

Saturday, December 1

Warrant Arrest

At 10:12 a.m., 23-year-old Franklin Talley was arrested on a local warrant. He was arraigned and sent to jail in lieu of 10 percent of his $1,000 bail. Talley does not have a fixed address and was caught by police along Bath Road.

Warrant Arrest

John Obrien, 42, of Philadelphia was arrested on a local warrant. He was video arraigned and sent to jail in lieu of 10 percent of $5,000 bail. Like Talley, Obrien was arrested at 10:12 a.m. along Bath Road.

Friday, November 30

Warrant Arrest

Police arrested Mustang Street resident Darnell McMillan, 31, on a bench warrant. He was released to the custody of sheriffs.

Thursday, November 29

Warrant Arrest

Joseph Myers, 26, of Trenton Road was arrested on a bench warrant along Hood Boulevard at 8:19 p.m. He was released to the custody of sheriffs.

Theft

Overnight a fence was cut and 10 feet of copper grounding wire was taken from the 2600 block of Durham Road. The value of the copper was not released by police.

Theft

At 9:15 a.m., several pieces of Husqvarna lawn equipment were reported stolen from the 7900 block of Radcliffe Street.

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K. D. Warrell December 07, 2012 at 01:25 PM
I've seen some amusing typos from The L-town Patch, but the description of the robber on the green bike is hilarious, lmao! If you're looking to hire a proofreader, I'm available. ;-) All kidding aside, I thoroughly enjoy your publication; keep up the good work!
Tom Sofield December 07, 2012 at 01:41 PM
Whoops! That gave me a good laugh at my own expense. Thank you, K.D.!

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