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Police were called to Homewood Suites for a male suspect who was refusing to leave. On location the management advised the suspect was asked to leave for nonpayment of the room and items from the store. The suspect, identified as Frank Dian, was argumentative with management after he could not get...
Police were called to Weis Markets for a retail theft that occurred previously. Video showed a male suspect concealing items on seven different occasions. A picture of the vehicle the suspect arrived in was also captured. A photo was placed on our police website asking for help in identifying the...

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On 31 August 2020, charges were filed against Bob Strickland for an alleged incident that occurred between 08 August 2020 and 10 August 2020. It is alleged that Strickland entered onto the property of 12 Creek Rd and damaged 2 lawn chairs valued at $50. Strickland that attempted to dispose of the...
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On August 17, 2020 at approximately 12:14 PM, a WRPD Officer initiated a traffic stop on a motor vehicle due to a violation of the PA Motor Vehicle Code. The driver of the vehicle acknowledged the Officer, slowed and then took off; fleeing from the Officer and failing to stop. An investigation was...
On June 7, 2020 at approximately 9:09 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to a business in the 400 block of South 5th Avenue for a report of an suspicious situation at that location. Officers arrived on location and while conducting an investigation a male was identified as Tyree Allen FARLEY. At the...
On June 22, 2020 at approximately 1:34 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to a business in the 400 block of Spruce Street a report of an individual ingesting a controlled substance at that location. The Officers arrived on location and while conducting the investigation a male was identified as Brian...
On May 6, 2020 at approximately 10:30 AM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched to investigate a report of a burglary/theft that had occurred at a Borough business in 100 block of Juniata Street. The Officer spoke to the business victim and an investigation was initiated. During the investigation it was...
On July 23, 2020 at approximately 8:23 AM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched to investigate a report of a theft of a television from a residence in the 200 block of Reading Avenue. The Officer spoke to the victim and conducted an investigation. During the investigation it was discovered that a male,...

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On 7/5/20 at approx. 1030 am an officer of the Douglass Township Police Department, Berks County was on patrol and flagged down on Reading Ave. The concerned driver of the vehicle approached and informed the officer of something he discovered laying on the roadway. The driver was traveling in the...
The Douglass Twp. Police Department was dispatched for a fraud investigation on 06/29/2020. The complainant reported that he received two checks, totaling just under $9000.00, and a debit card from the PA Department of Treasury to his address for an unknown individual. The individual had used the...

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06/05/2020 The Douglass Township Police Department was dispatched to a motor vehicle crash at the intersection of Ben Franklin Hwy, and Old Douglass Dr. Unit 1 rear ended Unit 2, who was attempting to turn left onto Old Douglass Dr. Unit 1 was towed from the scene. Unit 2 was able to be driven from...
Police investigated seven reportable accidents from June 1st thru June 14th. Sixteen vehicles were involved, thirteen required towing and six people were treated for injuries. Information was received for eight non-reportable accidents during the same time. Police investigated four reportable...

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Police investigated nine reportable accidents from May 4th thru May 17th. Thirteen vehicles were involved, eleven required towing and one person was treated for injuries. Information was received for nine non-reportable accidents. Police investigated seven reportable accidents from May 18th thru...

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On Saturday, 8/31/2019, at 1:27 AM Central Berks Regional PD officers were dispatched to Cro-Arms, LLC, 959 Memorial Highway, Oley Township (a firearms dealer) for a burglar alarm activation. Responding officers arrived and determined that a burglary had occurred at the business after finding...

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On today’s date at 1:08 PM, the male in the attached photographs entered the BB&T Bank located at 420 Main Street in Oley Township and presented a note to the teller and demanded cash. The suspect was given a sum of money and fled the bank across Main Street and was last seen running behind...

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Sometime in the over night hours on Aug 2 and Aug 3 unknown person(s) cut copper wire from the Harmony Church pavilion and AC unit to the Church. The actors did considerable damage to the institution and likely injured themselves during the process of cutting the Freon line. If anyone has any...

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UPDATE: The suspect has been identified as Thomas C. Van Note of Mohnton. Charges were filed and Van Note was taken in to custody on 8/19/2019. The Central Berks Regional Police Department is investigating a theft of cartons of cigarettes that occurred at Turkey Hill, 3057 Saint Lawrence Avenue,...

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The West Reading Police Department is investigating a commercial burglary that occurred in the 400 block of Franklin Street on July 18, 2019 during the overnight hours. The male entered the building and removed the victims property. If anyone can provide any information on the male, please contact...

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