Officers responded to Sunoco on Salem at Broad for an Armed Robbery in progress. Upon arrival the 3 suspects had fled the scene. Officers spoke with employees of the gas station and received descriptive information. That information was put out over police radio. There was video of the incident and we will be following up.
Officers went to the 300 block of Queen for a loose dog. The dog was secured back at the residence it escaped from.
Officers responded to Sunoco for a shoplifting complaint. Officers spoke with the employees and an independent witness that saw the incident. They were able to give good descriptions of the suspects which lead to them being apprehended on Allen’s near Nelson. The suspects were charged.
Officers responded to West Barber for an unwanted person. When they arrived they saw a male go into the house and heard him lock the door. When they knocked on the door to be sure for all of the occupant’s safety, nobody answered. County communications attempted to call the number. Nobody answered the first time, but on the second call a female answered. She appeared to be “excited” and “upset”. Officers forcibly entered to check her well being. There was a male inside that would not allow the female to answer the door. He was placed under arrest for several charges.
Officers took a report involving a patron of Sophie’ Deli accidently having his car damaged by a bicyclist.
Officers were called to an abandoned property for several males in the backyard engaging in what appeared to the caller to be CDS activity. As the officers approached the males ran. Officers gave chase and ultimately apprehended or identified all involved. The investigation resulted in several charges including a possession charge for CDS. CDS (Controlled Dangerous Substance)
Officers took a report from a motorist whose car was hit with a wiffle ball on Delaware near Columbia. The investigation revealed that a frustrated resident who was crossing the street at the crosswalk became upset when the motorist did not yield. He threw the wiffle ball at the car. Neither party wished to sign complaints at this time.
Officers signed complaints against a male that was in possession of an open alcoholic container on South Barber Avenue near the path to the courts.
Officers responded to the 100 block of North Broad Street for a disturbance. A boyfriend, girlfriend and ex-boyfriend were involved in verbal confrontation before the officers arrived. The female was charged with disorderly conduct for her actions once the police arrived.
Officers responded to the 200 Block of Hunter Street for juveniles throwing rocks at a house. Two of the juveniles were found, identified and taken to HQ. Their parents were contacted.
Officers responded to Briar Hill Lane and Horace for a woman acting erratically. The caller gave the officers the female’s license plate number because she had left the area prior to the officers’ arrival. The officers looked up the plate and found it to be another Woodbury resident. The officers went to that residence to check on her well being. She was ultimately transported to the psychiatric unit at UMH.
During a motor vehicle stop in the area of Driscoll and Mehorter, a passenger in the vehicle was found to have multiple warrants issued for his arrest. He was arrested and lodged in the Gloucester County Jail.
Officers responded to Leeds and Barber for a noise complaint. They found a car radio that was very loud. Two females were listening to an Ipod that was hooked up to the car speakers. One female was charged with breach of peace and the other was arrested for a warrant out of Camden City.
Officers went to Woodbury Court Apartments for an unwanted person. They found that person and escorted him off the property. Because he had been advised several times in the past to stay off of that property, he was charged and released on the scene.
Officers took a report at HQ of a Domestic situation. The report was taken to document an issue in case further issues should arise. Neither complaints nor Restraining orders were needed.
Officers took a harassment complaint at HQ that involved two females. The two females went to lunch the previous day and apparently the one female did not believe she got her $20 worth. So she decided to send a threatening text messages to the other female. Complaints may be pending.
Officers were called to Rite Aid on South Broad for a shoplifting. The accused had left the store prior to the officers’ arrival. However, while the call was being dispatched the store employee gave a description of the accused that was located by a Sheriff’s Officer on E Barber Avenue. The accused was identified by the employee and charged accordingly.