Pernell Robert SMITH was taken into custody and arrested for the below warrant on Wednesday, September 15th, 2021.
- Warrant Type: Criminal
- Date Issued: Tuesday August 17th, 2021
- Issuing Authority: MDJ 23-2-02
- Holding Department: West Reading Borough Police Department
- Docket Number: MJ-23202-CR-0000355-2021
- Reference ID: 38-21-3777
On August 16, 2021 at approximately 12:30 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched for a report of stolen checks from a borough business victim located in the 600 block of Penn Avenue. The Officer arrived, spoke to the victim, collected information and initiated an investigation. The investigation was then turned over to a WRPD Criminal Investigator (CI). Through the CI's investigation it was determined that a known male, identified as Pernell Robert SMITH, took checks from the business victim, forged information on the checks and cashed them without the victim's permission. The listed charges have been filed with the District Justice against SMITH.
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