A man called a West Chester woman, saying her father had been in a car accident and was being threatened.
Authorities in Chester County say these two men may be involved in similar burglaries up and down the East Coast.
Police say he attacked a female driver shortly before 9am Monday morning on the Route 30 bypass and stole her eyeglasses.
Police on the Upper Main Line are warning shoppers to be extra careful with their purses,handbags and wallets after two thieves have struck at least 3 times in recent weeks.
Three incidents have been reported to West Whiteland Township police since July 2nd: one at the mall, another at a Marshall’s department store, and the latest, last Sunday, at Bed Bath & Beyond.
West Whiteland police say 16-year-old Brandon Eckert was last seen at a group home around 5:30am Tuesday morning.
A Glenside man is under arrest in Chester County, accused of trying to extort money from his former girlfriend by threatening to release what police say were secretly recorded sex tapes of the two.