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.