On 3/26/2019 at 12:45 pm the West Reading Police attempted to initiate a traffic stop on a a vehicle after a traffic infraction occurred in the 300 Block of Buttonwood Street. This traffic infraction involved the vehicle coming extremely close to striking another WRPD Officer’s patrol vehicle while that Officer was on a traffic stop. Another WRPD Officer flagged the male down and ordered the male to stop. The male stopped briefly and then fled eastbound on Buttonwood Street into Reading City. The male was identified by the Officer as George VALERIO-TINEO. The WRPD holds an active arrest warrant for PAVC 3733(a) - Fleeing or Attempt to Elude Police Officers an M-2, as well as multiple traffic offenses for VALERIO-TINEO. He also has a misdemeanor bench warrant out of Lancaster County For Criminal Conspiracy and Retail Theft.
If you know the whereabouts of VALERIO-TINEO please use the tip button on this page, contact Officer Brandon Breitenstein at bbreitenstein@WestReadingBorough.org or contact our office directly at 610-373-0111. Thank you.