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oetail theft … Stephanie hol­sky, 29, of Shal­i­mar Court, Ben­salem, was cited for re­tail theft Sept. 7 af­ter a hmart se­cu­rity guard ob­served her put $82 worth of store mer­chan­dise in her purse and leave the store with­out pay­ing at the hmart in the Wil­low Grove Park mall area at 3:50 p.m., po­lice said.

ear­ass­ment … Paige Adams, 24, of North Penn Street, Hat­boro, was cited for harass­ment Sept. 10 at 8:18 p.m. af­ter a vic­tim re­ported that Adams ran up to her and threat­ened her with bod­ily harm af­ter the vic­tim made a com­ment about the liv­ing con­di­tions of a res­i­dence on the 2300 block of Ed­wards Road, po­lice said.

oetail theft … Ta­mara Tal­ley-Ben­son, 43, of Ea­gle Road, Abing­ton, was charged with re­tail theft Sept. 16 af­ter a hmart se­cu­rity guard ob­served Tal­ley-Ben­son con­ceal $60 worth of store mer­chan­dise in a bag and leave the store with­out pay­ing at the hmart in the Wil­low Grove Park mall area at 10:45 a.m., po­lice said.

ear­ass­ment … Geanie Cha­palas, 71, of Town­ship Line Road, Jenk­in­town, was cited with harass­ment Sept. 19 af­ter con­tin­u­ally send­ing let­ters, mak­ing com­ments and ac­cus­ing vic­tims of be­ing anti-semites, po­lice said.

Crim­i­nal tres­pass … Gaud­ner B. Metellus, 33, was charged with crim­i­nal tres­pass, theft by de­cep­tion and crim­i­nal mis­chief af­ter he tres­passed on a fore­closed res­i­dence in the 1700 block of lld Welsh Road May 8, 2011, through Jan. 24, 2012, and re­moved items from the res­i­dence, and hired work­ers to re­pair the res­i­dence when he had no right to do so, po­lice said. The es­ti­mated cost of all the items miss­ing from the res­i­dence is $81,000, po­lice said.

arf … Joseph T. Mumm, of Wood­land Road, Abing­ton, was charged with driv­ing unGHU WKH LN­flXHNFH RI DOFRKRO and a con­trolled sub­stance, reck­less driv­ing, care­less driv­ing and driv­ing at an un­safe speed June 9 af­ter po­lice re­sponded to a re­port of a do­mes­tic dis­pute on the 2700 block of Wood­land Road at 7:12 p.m., po­lice said.

The vic­tim said that Mumm had thrown a beer at her and left in a ve­hi­cle headed east on Wood­land Road, po­lice said. Po­lice trav­eled to the in­ter­sec­tion of Susque­hanna and Arbuta roads in Abing­ton where Mumm’s ve­hi­cle was stopped, po­lice said. Au­thor­i­ties de­tected the odor of al­co­hol com­ing from his breath and ob­served that he had slurred speech, po­lice VDLG. HH IDLOHG fiHOG VREULHWY tests and was trans­ported to Holy Redeemer Hospi­tal for fur­ther test­ing, po­lice said. Tests showed his BAC was 0.323 per­cent, po­lice said.

Theft … Paulette M. Man­ning, 53, of Rugby Street, Philadel­phia, was charged with theft by un­law­ful tak- ing and dis­po­si­tion and re­ceiv­ing stolen prop­erty July 24 af­ter a vic­tim on the 1900 block of Edge Hill Road re­ported that sev­eral items had gone miss­ing af­ter Man­ning stopped by to visit with the vic­tim June 22, po­lice said. Man­ning ad­mit­ted to taken items from the vic­tim and gave the items to au­thor­i­ties, in­clud­ing three rings with a to­tal $200 and a re­ceipt for $185 she re­ceived for an item she sold, po­lice said.

Pos­ses­sion … Bob Thomas, 23, of Lin­den­hurst Street, Philadel­phia, was charged with pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, the man­u­fac­ture, de­liv­ery and pos­ses­sion with the in­tent to de­liver a con­trolled sub­stance and pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia July 7 af­ter his ve­hi­cle was stopped at a so­bri­ety check­point in the 700 block of Hunt­ing­don Pike at 12:44 a.m., po­lice said. Po­lice de­tected the odor of marijuana com­ing from the ve­hi­cle and un­cov­ered a bag of marijuana and a marijuana scale from the ve­hi­cle, po­lice said. Tests showed that Thomas was in pos­ses­sion of 33.18 grams of marijuana, po­lice said.

Pos­ses­sion … Robert W. Hess­man, 33, of Smith Av­enue, Wil­low Grove, was charged with pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia, and the op­er­a­tion of a ve­hi­cle with­out rear lights oper­at­ing July 12 af­ter po­lice stopped a ve­hi­cle at the in­ter­sec­tion of Fitzwa­ter- town Road and Chel­tenham Av­enue in Wil­low Grove for trav­el­ing with­out the right tail light work­ing at 10:25 p.m., po­lice said. Po­lice con­fiVFDWHG D SLOO ERWWOH WKDW FRN­tained lxy­codone and Hy­drocodone from the ve­hi­cle, po­lice said.

Pos­ses­sion … Dy­lan Goet­ter, 27, Drex­elAv­enue, Dresher, was charged with pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia July 15 af­ter po­lice stopped a ve­hi­cle at the in­ter­sec­tion of Limekiln Pike and Tennis Av­enue in North Hills at 10:41 a.m. for hav­ing the front side win­dow tinted to WKH SRLNW WKH RI­fiFHU FRXOG NRW see inside the ve­hi­cle, po­lice VDLG. $XWKRULWLHV FRN­fiVFDWHG D hy­po­der­mic nee­dle from Goet­ter, po­lice said.

arf … Claudette Hill, 65, of Phipps Av­enue, Wil­low Grove, was charged with GULVLNJ XNGHU WKH LN­flXHNFH of al­co­hol and a con­trolled sub­stance and care­less driv­ing July 26 af­ter po­lice ob­served a ve­hi­cle cross over the dou­ble yel­low lines on the road­way, tap the brake lights re­peat­edly and make an abrupt right turn nearly strik­ing the curb at 12:31 p.m., po­lice said. Po­lice stopped the ve­hi­cle at the in­ter­sec­tion of Limekiln Pike and Tennis Av­enue in North Hills and de­tected al­co­hol com­ing from the ve­hi­cle, SROLFH VDLG. HLOO IDLOHG fiHOG so­bri­ety tests and was trans­ported to Holy Redeemer Hospi­tal for fur­ther test­ing, po­lice said. Tests showed her BAC was 0.222 per­cent, po­lice said.

arf … Matthew Bankin, 23, of McClel­lan Street, Philadel­phia, was charged with GULVLNJ XNGHU WKH LN­flXHNFH of al­co­hol and a con­trolled sub­stance and driv­ing with­out head­lights July 26 af­ter po­lice stopped a ve­hi­cle at the in­ter­sec­tion of Mount Carmel Av­enue and Limekiln Pike in North Hills at 1:20 a.m. for trav­el­ing with the side head­light out, po­lice said. Au­thor­i­ties de­tected the odor of al­co­hol com­ing from the ve­hi­cle and ob­served he had blood shot, glassy eyes, po­lice said. BDNNLN IDLOHG fiHOG VREULHWY tests and the PBT test showed his BAC was 0.141 per­cent, po­lice said. He was trans­ported to Holy Redeemer Hospi­tal for fur­ther test­ing, po­lice said. Test re­sults showed his BAC was 0.165 per­cent, po­lice said.

Pos­ses­sion … Chris­tine Ashcroft, 31, of Jef­fer­son Av­enue, Philadel­phia, was charged with pos­ses­sion of a con­trolled sub­stance, pos­ses­sion of a small amount of marijuana, pos­ses­sion of drug para­pher­na­lia and the op­er­a­tion of a ve­hi­cle with­out an of­fi­cial cer­tifi­cate of in­spec­tion July 26 af­ter po­lice ob­served a ve­hi­cle trav­el­ing with a bro­ken tail­light and a ex­pired in­spec­tion sticker at 11:08 p.m., po­lice said. Au­thor­i­ties stopped the ve­hi­cle at the in­ter­sec­tion of heswick and Mount Carmel av­enues in Glen­side and ob­served sev­eral gut­ted blunt cigars on the rear seat and floor of the ve­hi­cle, po­lice said. Po­lice searched the ve­hi­cle and con­fis­cated a metal­lic grinder and two other marijuana smok­ing in­stru­ments, one of which had marijuana residue on it, po­lice said.

arf … David Dob­son, 58, Greenwood Av­enue, Wyn­cote, was charged with drivLNJ XNGHU WKH LN­flXHNFH RI al­co­hol and a con­trolled sub­stance, care­less driv­ing and reck­less driv­ing Aug. 8 af­ter po­lice re­sponded to a re­port of a two-car ac­ci­dent in the 2100 block of Jenk­in­town Road in Glen­side at 11:39 p.m., po­lice said. Po­lice de­tected the odor of al­co­hol on Dob­son’s breath, po­lice VDLG. HH IDLOHG fiHOG VREULHWY tests and was trans­ported to Holy Redeemer Hospi­tal for fur­ther test­ing, po­lice said. Tests showed his BAC was 0.195 per­cent, po­lice said.

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