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Bur­glary … A home in the 700 block of Wyn­d­moor Av­enue, Wyn­d­moor, was found bur­glar­ized Aug. 18, ac­cord­ing to Spring­field po­lice.

A neigh­bor saw the rear door of the home stand­ing open and called po­lice at 9 a.m., po­lice said. The bed­rooms had been ran­sacked and a pil­low case and two jewelry boxes were miss­ing, po­lice said. En­try was ap­par­ently made by forc­ing a rear win­dow, po­lice said. The home­own­ers, who were away, had left at 8 a.m. Aug. 15, po­lice said.

As­sault … Abra­ham Jor­dan, 75, of the 1400 block of Stotesbury Av­enue, Wyn­d­moor, was ar­rested Aug. 16 fol­low­ing a do­mes­tic in­ci­dent at his home around 9:20 p.m., Spring­field po­lice re­ported.

Of­fi­cers re­spond­ing to a call found the 64-year-old vic­tim, Jor­dan’s wife, with a swollen right eye and cut on her fore­head, po­lice said. The two had been in an ar­gu­ment and Jor­dan al­legedly struck her, po­lice said. He had left the scene prior to po­lice ar­rival and was taken into cus­tody at 11:45 p.m. when of­fi­cers re­sponded to a call at a bar in the unit block of Al­li­son Road, Ore­land, of a man, later iden­ti­fied as Jor­dan, caus­ing a dis­tur­bance and re­fus­ing to leave, po­lice said.

Jor­dan was taken into cus­tody and charged with sim­ple as­sault, ter­ror­is­tic threats and reck­lessly en­dan­ger­ing an­other per­son, po­lice said. He was ar­raigned be­fore Dis­trict Judge Cather­ine Hum­mel Fried, who set bail at $5,000 cash, and taken to Mont­gomery County Cor­rec­tional Fa­cil­ity, po­lice said.

Driver cited … Denise Lap­in­ski, 47, of the 1000 block of East Wil­low Grove Av­enue, Wyn­d­moor, was cited for speed­ing fol­low­ing a three-ve­hi­cle ac­ci­dent Aug. 5 on Pa­per Mill Road near Hawthorne Lane, ac­cord­ing to Spring­field po­lice.

Lap­in­ski was in stop-andgo traf­fic on Pa­per Mill, ap­proach­ing the in­ter­sec­tion with Route 309 at 5:31 p.m., when the ve­hi­cles ahead of her started for­ward and then stopped again and she struck the rear of a ve­hi­cle op­er­ated by Chris­tian J. Dorff, 18, of the 200 block of Wil­lowmere Lane, Am­bler, po­lice said. The im­pact pushed Dorff’s ve­hi­cle into the rear of a stopped ve­hi­cle op­er­ated by Fer­nanda R. Deschamps Da Silva, 30, of the 3800 block of Blair Mill Road, Hor­sham, po­lice said. Lap­in­ski said she didn’t see any brake lights on the ve­hi­cle ahead of her, po­lice said.

No in­juries were re­ported.

Drug pos­ses­sion ... A po­lice of­fi­cer was dis­patched to the Gi­ant park­ing lot on the unit block of Ridge Pike, Con­shohocken, for a sus­pi­cious per­son beg­ging for money Aug. 11 at 11:36 a.m., po­lice said. The sus­pect, iden­ti­fied as Tiffany Ju­liana, 31, of Martins Ferry, Ohio, told po­lice she was ask­ing peo­ple for cash so she could get home be­cause she did not have enough money, po­lice said. Her bag was searched, and po­lice found two or­ange cel­lo­phane bags with what ap­peared to be crack in­side, po­lice said. They also found 12 empty blue heroin bag­gies la­beled “Hard­core,” one pair of scis­sors, two empty plas­tic caps, one crack pipe, one cut cig­a­rette fil­ter, nine in­tra­venous nee­dles and four clear cel­lo­phane zip-top bag­gies used for pack­ing drugs, po­lice said. Ju­liana was taken back to the po­lice sta­tion to be pro­cessed, where po­lice learned she had an ar­rest war­rant out­stand­ing in Florida, po­lice said.

Ve­hi­cle theft ... Po­lice re­sponded to the 400 block of North Ap­ple Tree Lane, Lafayette Hill, for a re­port of a stolen ve­hi­cle at 8:17 a.m. Aug. 5, po­lice said. The vic­tim told po­lice the car was un­locked and be­lieves some­one stole the black 2011 Hyundai Sonata be­tween 10:30 p.m. Aug. 4 and 8 a.m. Aug. 5, po­lice said. There was also a black purse in the ve­hi­cle with debit cards and $400 in cash, po­lice said. The debit cards were found in a plas­tic bag in the area of Pres­i­den­tial and Thomas roads, po­lice said.

Theft ... Po­lice re­sponded to the 4000 block of North Warner Road, Lafayette Hill, Aug. 6 at 9:23 p.m., where vic­tims told po­lice four ju­ve­nile males stole a bag from the front porch that con­tained baby cloth­ing, po­lice said. The hus­band was able to lo­cate the bag at the in­ter­sec­tion of First and North Warner roads, but the cloth­ing was still miss­ing, po­lice said.

Theft from ve­hi­cle ... Po­lice re­sponded to the 4000 block of Hain Drive for a re­port for a theft from a ve­hi­cle at 8:02 a.m. Aug. 11, po­lice said. Two vic­tims told po­lice both of their cars were un­locked overnight and parked in the drive­way, po­lice said. The vic­tims be­lieve some­time af­ter 1:30 a.m. Aug. 11 some­one went through their cars and stole ap­prox­i­mately $20 in loose change and a black Dell lap­top from one car and ap­prox­i­mately $10 worth of loose change from an­other car, po­lice said.

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