39th District: Road rage on Lincoln/Kelly Drive leads to gun threats

Crime Blotter May 13 – 18

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May 16: Lincoln Drive / Kelly Drive – complainant said a fellow driver pulled out a gun during a argument at the location. The complainant said the offender was tailgating him before he switched lanes and pulled in front of his car, causing the complainant to come to a stop. Complainant said he got out of his car and that the offender followed suit. When the complainant saw the firearm, he got back in his car.

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May 13, 2011

Unit block Manheim St – seats were cut up, tires were slashed and radio was stolen from a vehicle between 4 p.m. May 12 and 9 a.m. May 13.

400 block W. School House Lane – handgun, laptop, jewelry, a baby bank and three Nintendo Wii remotes stolen from the property. Complainant’s wife said she saw a man standing across the street from the location when she left around 1 p.m. She returned about an hour later.

3600 block Indian Queen Lane – complainant said an acquaintance raped her at 2 a.m. May 13. She said she has been seeing the man for 2-3 months.

May 14, 2011

200 block Earlham Terrace – complainant said two men tried to rob him at gunpoint. One of the offenders was arrested nearby. The other fled on foot.

300 block W. Abbotsford Ave. – Xbox 360, Louis Vuitton handbag, Jimmy Choo handbag, DVD player and two pairs of shoes were stolen from the property between 4 p.m. May 12 and 1 a.m. May 13. Complainant said the front door may not have been shut at the time.

4500 block Fernhill Road – complainant said he and a friend were approached by two men, who robbed them at gunpoint. The offenders ran off with nothing.

2100 block W. Venango St. – police saw a man taking items from a construction site and loading them into a work van. The foreman for the site identified the items as his belongings. The offender tried to steal multiple pieces of re-bar and four steel doors with frames. The offender was arrested.

N. Broad St. / W. Glenwood Ave. – GPS, cell phone charger and a computer stolen from a truck between 11:30 p.m. May 13 and 1:30 a.m. May 14.

May 15, 2011

4300 block Kelly Drive – wallet and a Blackberry cell phone were stolen from a 2011 Honda Pilot.

3500 block N. 17th St. – complainant said a woman hit her with a bottle during a dispute at the location. The offender was arrested.

1700 block W. Erie Ave. – 2003 Jeep Grand Cherokee stolen between 11 a.m. and 4:55 p.m. May 15. Complainant said the car contained an umbrella, two canes, 20 CDS, shoes and some potting soil.

3200 block N. 22nd St. – 1987 Polaris 250 four wheeler and a 2007 Honda TRX 3000 four wheeler were stolen from a business at the location. The owner said he got a call at 7 a.m. May 15 informing him that the gate to the business was open.

May 16, 2011

Lincoln Drive / Kelly Drive – complainant said a fellow driver pulled out a gun during a argument at the location. The complainant said the offender was tailgating him before he switched lanes and pulled in front of his car, causing the complainant to come to a stop. Complainant said he got out of his car and that the offender followed suit. When the complainant saw the firearm, he got back in his car.

Unit block Manheim St. – two freezers, two laptops and a Panasonic flat screen TV stolen from the property between 12:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. May 16.

300 block Berkley St. – flat screen TV and DVD player stolen from the property between 7 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. May 16.

Unit block Wyneva St. – Toshiba laptop and loose change stolen from the property between 6-11 p.m. May 15.

200 block W. Chelten Ave. – two telephones, fax machine, computer monitor and tower stolen from the office between 3 p.m. May 13 and 8:50 a.m. May 16.

4100 block Germantown Ave. – complainant said six males surround and attacked him on his way home from school. Complainant said he was punched and hit in the back with a brick. Complainant said he had several altercations with the offenders prior to this attack.

1700 block W. Tioga St. – complainant said someone robbed him at gunpoint at 6:30 a.m. May 16. The offender ran off with a wallet, cell phone, $40 and an Access card.

2800 block N. Bailey St. – complainant said someone raped her while at a party at the location.

2900 block N. Stillman St. – 32” inch TV, Wii console, four Wii games and $40 stolen from the property between 9:15 a.m. and 5:15 p.m. May 16.

2200 block W. Allegheny Ave. – IBM laptop stolen from a 2008 Dodge Caravan between 5-5:30 p.m. May 16.

3000 block Fox St. – 10-speed mountain bike stolen from the property between 8:05-8:09 p.m. May 16. Complainant said the bike was not secured at the time.

May 17, 2011

4200 block Germantown Ave. – complainant said someone hit her in the head with an unknown object while she was trying to break up a fight between her sister and another female. Complainant was taken to the hospital where she received eight stitches.

3600 block N. Broad St. – complainant said two men attacked and attempted to mug him while inside a subway station at the location. Complainant said one of the offenders grabbed him. The other struck him behind his right ear with a handgun. The two offenders then ran up the steps. Nothing was taken.

2800 block N. 27th St. – complainant said an acquaintance stole her debit card and withdrew $323 from her account. She said she handed the offender her wallet to safeguard while they were out on a date. When she got the wallet back early the next morning, she noticed the card was gone.

2100 block W. Clearfield St. – T-Mobile cell phone stolen from a 2011 Porsche.

May 18, 2011

3500 block Scotts Lane – air conditioner stolen from a restaurant between 8 a.m. May 17 and 7:55 a.m. May 18.  Complainant said the property has been closed for renovations.

2900 block Abbotsford Ave. – 2006 Buick Lucerne stolen between 8:30 a.m. and 12:50 May 13.

400 block W. Chelten Ave. – Xbox game system, four paddles, Playstation 3, two paddles and an Xbox Kinect stolen from the property.

1400 block W. Westmoreland St. – radio stolen from a 1997 Grand Cherokee Laredo between 6:30 p.m. May 17 and 10 a.m. May 18.

3700 block N. 15th St. – Dell XPS computer and a 32” LCD TV stolen from the property between 6:45 p.m. May 17 and 8 a.m. May 18. Complainant wasn’t sure if the back door was locked at the time.

1900 block W. Bristol St. – 42” flat screen TV and a video camera stolen from the property between 2:30 p.m. May 14 and 4 p.m. May 18.

3200 block N. Broad St. – various items estimated to be worth $400 were stolen from a drug store at the location.

3300 block N. Broad St. – Cannon camera stolen from the office building between April 28 and May 17. There were no signs of a forced entry.

3600 block N. Sydenham St. – complainant said a cab driver raped her in the back of his cab and then dropped her off at her home.

2400 block W. Allegheny Ave. – book bag, two iPod Nano devices and a Garmin GPS stolen from a 2008 Toyota Highlander between 7:30-11 p.m. May 18.

3000 block N. 23rd St. – DVR, Acer monitor, cash register, modem router, keys, chain fan and $4,000 stolen from a grocery store. The store’s security cameras showed that two men entered through the roof, took the items and broke the security cameras.

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