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On March 21, 2020, Omar Sharif CRUZ-GARCIA attempted to purchase a firearm from a firearms dealer within the Township. CRUZ-GARCIA falsified information on ATF Form 4473. After an investigation into the falsification, and with approval from the District Attorney’s Office an arrest warrant was...
On the 10th August 2020, the Douglass Twp Police responded to 12 Creek Rd for reported damage done to property. It was reported that someone had enter the property and damaged lawn chairs belonging to the victim. The victim, suspecting her neighbor, looked inside his trash can which was sitting...

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On August, 16, 2020, the Dougalss Township Police Department was dispatched to the 200 block of Douglass Dr. for a report of and individual possessing suspected heroin. Contact was made and the suspected heroin was seized. Charges are pending lab testing of the seized suspected heroin.
On 08/21/20 at 1800 hours, the Douglass Township Police were dispatched for a phone assignment to contact residents from the 000 block of Rattlesnake Hill Rd regarding the unauthorized use of one of their vehicle's. After some investigation, it was found a juvenile relative utilized the vehicle...

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On 8/2/2020 at approximately 1255 hours an officer of the Douglass Township Police Department, Berks County was on patrol traveling East on Reading Ave. The officer observed a black Dodge Ram 1500 with heavy tint on the vehicles windows and windshield. A traffic stop was conducted on this vehicle...
On Friday 07/31/20 at approx. 1630 hours Douglass Township Police responded to Rt422 WB in the area of MM 168.5 for a report of a two vehicle accident. The crash occurred just prior to the construction zone and required bypass needed to be shut down for approx. 30 mins to ensure the safety of the...

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On or about the 31 July 2020, Douglass Township Police assisted Pottstown Police with serving a warrant on a wanted male in the 1300blk of Manatawny Dr, Douglass Twp, Berks County. The male was taken into custody without incident and transported to Montgomery County for his preliminary arraignment.
On 07/31/2020 at approximately 1924 hours a traffic stop was conducted on a black Honda civic in the area of Benjamin Franklin Hwy. and Township Line Rd. The operator had multiple warrants, including a felony probation violation warrant. Through the Officer's investigation he suspected the operator...

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On 17th July 2020 at approx 1628hrs, the Douglass Township Police responded to a motor vehicle crash in the area of Reading Ave(SR562) and Poplar Rd. The accident occurred as Unit #1 pulled from Poplar Rd in an attempt to make a left turn on Reading Ave and head east. Unit #1 pulled into the path...

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