Police In Lower Merion Urging Residents To Report Suspicious Activity After Recent Upswing In Robberies
Police say there has been an increase in residential burglaries over the last 10 days, particularly in the areas of Penn Valley and Merion.
An 18-year-old man arrested for a robbery in Southwest Philadelphia is suspected of other robberies in the area, police said.
Cherry Hill Police have made an arrest in connection to a wave of car robberies near the east end of the city.
Between May 16 and June 13, a suspect entered several businesses in the Cedarbrook section of the city with a handgun and demanded money.
Three people have been arrested in connection with multiple burglaries in central Bucks County.
The suspects, 26-year-old Kevin Wilson and 31-year-old Timothy Ballard, were armed and four out of the five victims were Temple students.
A man has been arrested for a string of robberies in the Delaware Valley, including one at a dry cleaners on Friday.
Camden County authorities say a man accused of robbing two banks Saturday morning has also been charged with two other bank robberies that occurred in recent weeks.
Police say six businesses have been hit since last month and some of the burglaries were caught on store surveillance cameras.
Philadelphia police and Temple University police have stepped up patrols around the North Philadelphia campus following three daytime armed robberies of students Monday.