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On Friday, August 25 2018, at approximately 2239 hrs, Lower Pottsgrove Police observed a white Kia Optima traveling west on Bleim Rd, in the area of Yerger Rd, at a high rate of speed. That vehicle was stopped and found to be operated by the owner, Robert Pfeiffer Jr of the 1900 block of Mimosa Ln...

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On July 3, 2018, at approximately 2:40 AM, the Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department responded to a robbery at the Turkey Hill convenience store #260, located at 3051 East High Street in in the Township. Officers arrived at the store and discovered the female store clerk was injured and...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Lower Pottsgrove Township Police announce the arrest of TIONTE JASAN RAGLAND (age 27) of Pottstown, PA for Indecent Exposure, Open Lewdness and Disorderly conduct subsequent to an incident that took place at approximately 5:10 PM on June 12, 2018 at the Liberty Ministries...
On May 28, 2018 at 2332 hours, Officer Bond observed a white Mercedes Benz CL63, traveling westbound on 422 at mile marker 176.2. The vehicle was traveling 93 miles per hour in a marked 55 mile per hour zone. Officer Bond was able to catch up to the vehicle and observed several additional Vehicle...
Patrick Ryan Gragg was taken into custody on the above charges on June 5th 2018. Aside from having excellent video surveillance from the store, many tips were received by the police department leading to the arrest of Gragg. Gragg was arraigned before DJ Kropp and bail was set at $25,000 cash and...

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In 2011, subject had a business account at the Diamond Credit Union. On 08/22/2011 subject made a web deposit to the business account in the amount of $1500.00 drawn on his personal account at another bank. Subsequent to the web deposit, on 08/22/2011, subject then immediately transferred the funds...
Incident occurred in 2009. Subject made 3 empty deposits via the web. These false deposits were made on 08/12/2009, 08/13/2009, and 08/14/2009 totaling $1,450.00. On 08/25/2009 the Credit Union spoke with the subject about the fraudulent transactions and he admitted to them. Subject was given until...
While on location at the Days Inn, Officer made contact with the subject in Room #320. Subject gave officers written consent to to search the room. Drug residue and many items of drug paraphernalia were located in the room and charges were filed. Subject failed to appear and a bench warrant was...
This incident occurred in 2009. Subject made a false deposit with the credit union on July 27, 2009 in the amount of $525.00. The money was then withdrawn from the account. On 08/22/09 the bank contacted the subject and he stated he was aware of the bank not receiving the deposit. On 10/02/09 the...
Incident occurred in 2010. Velazquez made 4 different deposits and withdraws with checks that were no good. These transactions occurred in September and October of 2010. The checks were drawn on a closed account for a total of $1,238.42. Several calls to Velazquez went unanswered.

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On October 26, 2018 a resident of the township received a scam phone call. The caller claimed to be the victims grandson and he told them he was arrested and needed help. The caller further stated that he was in Maryland and had been attending the funeral of a friend and had a few drinks. He...

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At Approximately 10:41 a.m. today, Police responded to a disturbance at Pottsgrove High School. Investigation revealed an altercation involving students erupted outside the cafeteria where students were getting off the Western Center morning vo-tech bus and the cafeteria was being dismissed from...

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At approximately 09:50 AM on May 7, 2018 police responded to Landis Supermarket, 2190 E High Street, to investigate a strong arm robbery. A female customer had been in the parking lot loading groceries into her car when a W/M subject approached her. He offered to help load groceries into her car...

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We are changing our look! We have taken delivery of two new 2018 Ford Police Interceptor AWD Utility Vehicles. These cars will replace older AWD Dodge Chargers giving our officers more room. The new look was developed after careful consideration related to cost and efficiency of getting cars into...
On Friday, April 27th, 2018 the Lower Pottsgrove Township Police Department in cooperation with the Pottstown Area DUI Task Force conducted a Sobriety Checkpoint along the 300 block of Armand Hammer Blvd. (Northbound lane only) from approximately 9PM till 1AM on Saturday April 28th, 2018. The...

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At approximately 11:15 PM on October 31, 2018, Lower Pottsgrove Township PD responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 100 block of Rolling Hills Apartments, 2120 Buchert Road. Initial investigation found that a male food delivery driver had been dispatched to make a food delivery to a...

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At approximately 7:30 PM on October 31, 2018, Lower Pottsgrove Township PD responded to a report of an armed robbery in the 3800 block of Walnut Ridge Estates. Initial investigation found that a female food delivery driver had been dispatched to make a food delivery to a specific residence in this...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (updated 7/3/2018 at 7PM): At approximately 2:40 AM on Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018, the Lower Pottsgrove Township Police responded to an armed robbery of the Turkey Hill Store #260, located at 3051 E High Street in the Township. Officers arrived on scene and found the store clerk...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Incident #: 20180620M0001 At approximately 3 AM this date (June 20, 2018), the Lower Pottsgrove Police Department responded to the Rolling Hills Apartments, 2120 Buchert Road Apartment #135, to investigate a tip of illegal drug manufacturing in progress. Upon arrival,...

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At approximately 2318 Hrs on June 3, 2018 Lower Pottsgrove Police responded to a strong-armed robbery at the Turkey Hill Store #260, located at 3051 E High Street in the township. An unidentified white male suspect entered the store, shoved the clerk aside and stole a carton of Newport 100...

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