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On February 23, 2020 at approximately 10:05 AM, a WRPD Officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle near Buttonwood Street and the traffic circle due to multiple vehicle code violations. The Officer identified the driver of the vehicle as Jonathon William SHAUF. The Officer conducted an...
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On June 10, 2020 at approximately 5:20 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to the area of the 500 block of Penn Avenue for a report of a domestic disturbance. WRPD Officers arrived and spoke to a known victim. The Officers conducted an investigation and an involved male, identified as Barry ROOT, was found...
On June 10, 2020 at approximately 1:03 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of Franklin Street for a report of a domestic disturbance. WRPD Officers arrived and spoke to a known victim. The Officers conducted an investigation and an involved male, identified as Noel David...
On May 28, 2020 at approximately 10:05 AM, a WRPD Officer initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 100 block of South 4th Avenue due to multiple vehicle code violations. The original Officer and assisting Officers identified the driver of the vehicle as Jeffrey Lee FESSLER. The Officers...
On April 24, 2020 at approximately 6:18 P.M., a WRPD Officer was dispatched to the area of the 500 block of Penn Avenue for a suspicious situation. The Officer responded and arrived on location and conducted an investigation. Through the investigation the Officer determined that the driver of a...

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On May 17, 2020 at approximately 7:16 PM, a WRPD Officer was dispatched to investigate a report of a theft at a Borough business in 600 block of Parkside Drive North. The Officer spoke to the business victim and conducted an investigation. During the investigation it was discovered that a male,...
On May 13, 2020 at approximately 6:13 P.M., a WRPD Officer was dispatched to the area of SR 422 near the ramps of Penn Avenue for a motor vehicle crash. The Officer responded and arrived to see a one vehicle crash involving a vehicle into a light pole. The Officer conducted an investigation and...
UPDATE: On May 30, 2020, HARRIS was taken into custody and arraigned before a District Justice... On May 28, 2020 at approximately 7:45 AM the WRPD was dispatched to a borough business for a retail theft investigation. A WRPD Officer responded, spoke to the victim, reviewed video evidence and...
On May 27, 2020 at approximately 2:36 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to a residence in the 400 block of Walnut Street for a report of a domestic disturbance. WRPD Officers arrived and located the involved individuals. An investigation was conducted and an involved male, identified as Juan ESCOLASTICO-...
On May 5, 2020 at approximately 4:30 PM, the WRPD was dispatched to the 400 block of Franklin Street for a report of a physical fight in progress between multiple persons. WRPD Officers responded, however the participants in the fight fled prior to police arrival. An investigation was conducted,...

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The West Reading Police Department has recovered the three pictured bicycles. If you are the owner or know the owner of any of these bicycles please contact Officer Kyle Bohn at (610) 373-0111. Proof of ownership is required (serial numbers and/or receipts).

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On 05/17/18 at approximately 1927 hours a male entered the hospital and stole a bicycle belonging to an employee. The male was then seen leaving the facility with the stolen bicycle and headed northbound in the 300 block of South 7 th Avenue. Surveillance footage was obtained of the male stealing...

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The West Reading Police is attempting to locate and identify the driver of this vehicle which was involved in a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 5/27/2018 at 9:17 pm. The striking vehicle rear ended the victim and then left the scene without providing their information. The striking vehicle...

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On 4/10/2018 the West Reading Police Department took a report of an MVA Hit & Run that occurred in the parking lot of the Brewer's Bar & Grill. A white sedan with NY registration allegedly backed into a silver Toyota while it was parked in the lot. The driver of the striking vehicle did not...

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The West Reading Police Department is investigating a robbery that occurred on 3/18/18 at a business in the 300 block of Penn Avenue around 2245 hours. The pictured individual displayed a weapon and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the business. If anyone can identify or has any information...

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