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On July 21, 2021 at approximately 8:38 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched for a report of a theft of a motor vehicle in the 100 block of Tulpehocken Avenue. The Officer arrived, spoke to the victim and collected information. WRPD Officers conducted an investigation and, through video evidence, a...
Melix Alexander RODRIGUEZ was taken into custody and arraigned on July 19th, 2021 for this incident/warrant. Warrant Details Warrant Type : Criminal Date Issued : Tuesday May 4th, 2021 Issuing Authority : MDJ 23-2-02 Holding Department : Berks County Sheriff's Department Docket Number : MJ-23202-CR...
On June 29, 2021 at approximately 10:00 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched to investigate a report of a theft from a parked, motor vehicle. The vehicle was found to have been parked in a resident's driveway in the rear of the 500 block of Franklin Street. The victim advised that a firearm and...
On July 22, 2021 at approximately 1:38 PM the WRPD was dispatched to physical fight in progress at a residence in the 500 block of Reading Avenue. A WRPD Officer responded, arrived and located a female, identified as Ivelis TORRES, assaulting a known adult female victim. The Officer ordered TORRES...
Melix Alexander RODRIGUEZ was taken into custody and arraigned on July 19th, 2021 for this incident/warrant. Warrant Details Warrant Type : Criminal Date Issued : Tuesday May 4th, 2021 Issuing Authority : MDJ 23-2-02 Holding Department : Berks County Sheriff's Department Docket Number : MJ-23202-CR...
On June 29, 2021 at approximately 10:00 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched to investigate a report of a theft from a parked, motor vehicle. The vehicle was found to have been parked in a resident's driveway in the rear of the 500 block of Franklin Street. The victim advised that a firearm and...
On July 22, 2021 at approximately 1:38 PM the WRPD was dispatched to physical fight in progress at a residence in the 500 block of Reading Avenue. A WRPD Officer responded, arrived and located a female, identified as Ivelis TORRES, assaulting a known adult female victim. The Officer ordered TORRES...
On June 21, 2021 at approximately 1:30 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched to investigate a report of a theft at a Borough business located in the 300 block of Buttonwood Street. The Officer spoke to the business victim and conducted an investigation. During the investigation it was discovered that a...
On June 18, 2021 at approximately 9:57 PM, WRPD Officers were dispatched to a "shot(s) fired" call near the intersection of Chestnut Street and South 3rd Avenue. The Officers responded and initiated an investigation. The investigation revealed that a male, identified as Jacob Ray LEININGER, entered...
On July 21, 2021 at approximately 8:38 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched for a report of a theft of a motor vehicle in the 100 block of Tulpehocken Avenue. The Officer arrived, spoke to the victim and collected information. WRPD Officers conducted an investigation and, through video evidence, a...
On July 23, 2019 at approximately 10:48 AM, a WRPD Officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 300 block of Kline Street for a violation of the PA motor vehicle code. The Officer conducted an investigation and learned that the driver of the vehicle had originally identified himself by...
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Theft of property: On Monday, April 5, 2021 at approximately 7:20 PM, the WRPD received an assignment to contact a resident relative to a theft which had occurred previously. The Officer arrived and initiated an investigation. That investigation revealed that in the morning hours of Sunday, March...

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The West Reading Borough Police Department is investigating a theft that occurred on October 7th, 2020 at around 2345 hours from a complex in the 700 block of Reading Avenue. If anyone can identify the individual in these photos, please contact Sgt. Wayne Holben at wholben@westreadingborough.org or...

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On 9/29/2020 at around 12:15 PM there was an MVA where the striking vehicle left the scene without leaving their name or insurance information. The striking vehicle is reported to be a red Ford Taurus with a male driver. The vehicle was leaving the Wendy's lot and struck another vehicle that was...

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The West Reading Borough Police Department is investigating a theft that occurred on May 14, 2020 at around 0935 hours from a business in the 600 block of Penn Avenue. If anyone can identify the male please contact CI Karie Good at kgood@westreadingborough.org or 610-373-0111, click on the "Submit...

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The West Reading Police Department is investigating burglary which occurred on May 6, 2020 @ approximately 7:30 AM. A male arrived in a green Saturn sedan and entered a business in the 100 block of Juniata Street. This male then stole a known amount of money from the business office and he then...

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