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Upper Darby Robberies

Police Search For 2 Suspects In Upper Darby Robberies

Authorities report that five different armed robberies have happened since May 12th, three in the last few days, and the suspects seem to be targeting businesses.


(These guns were displayed by Upper Darby police prior to being sent for destruction.  Credit: Brad Segall)

Upper Darby Sends Hundreds of Seized Guns To The Furnace

Nearly 250 guns confiscated from the streets of Upper Darby (Delaware County) are being destroyed in an effort to keep the community safer.


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Copycat Tire Slashings Spread To Upper Darby

Upper Darby police superintendent Michael Chitwood calls it a “mean-spirited” crime.


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Cops: Delco Father Left Three Kids Alone To Go Out Drinking

Two other children, ages three and two, were discovered at home alone.


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Naked Family Arrested Outside Upper Darby High School

“These people proceeded to take their clothes off, stripped naked, and started running around the parking lot of the high school,” says police superintendent Michael Chitwood.


(A police sketch of the luring suspect. Credit: Upper Darby PD)

Upper Darby Police Chief Urges Calm, Caution During Search For Child Stalker

While the search continues for a man who allegedly exposed himself to children in Upper Darby Township, residents in that and nearby areas are stepping up crime watch activities to keep their neighborhoods safe.


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Delco Assistant DA Charged In November 4th Upper Darby Hit-Run

Detectives traced the suspected car to 31-year-old Michael Donohue, a five-year employee of the Delaware County district attorney’s office, who resigned his job last week after being removed from duty.


Darby, Pa. Man Charged With Using .380 Handgun to Escalate School Fight

A Darby, Pa. man is being held in lieu of $150,000 bail for a shooting in Upper Darby this week that caused police to lock down an elementary school and a middle school.



Teen Pair Charged In ‘Thelma & Louise’ Crime Spree In Delaware County

Nineteen-year-olds Harley Gifford and Britney Singleton broke into homes for the sheer thrill of it, according to Upper Darby police superintendent Michael Chitwood.


Upper Darby Police Probe Apparent Asphixiation Death Of Man In Scuba Gear

Toxicology reports are pending on 49-year-old Peter Stelzenmuller, whose body was found in an attic by girlfriend Edythe Maa, whose history as a dominatrix has led to previous run-ins with police.


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Upper Darby Woman Surrenders In Yeadon Convenience Store Hit-Run

Willaisha Rankins, 32, had been sought ever since the June 9th accident that sent a 7-Eleven employee to the hospital with what turned out to be minor injuries.


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Elderly Delaware County Couple Receives 5-Pound Brick Of Marijuana By Mistake

Police in Delaware County are trying to track down the origin of a five-pound brick of marijuana that was mistakenly delivered to an elderly couple last week.


Upper Darby Man Charged With Assaulting His Wheelchair-Bound Grandmother

A 40-year-old Delaware County man is behind bars in lieu of $20,000 cash bail, accused of assaulting his elderly grandmother inside their Upper Darby home on Wednesday night.


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Upper Darby Police Chief Wants Another Local Bar Shut Down

Authorities in Upper Darby say they’ve been in contact with Pennsylvania state officials about shutting down another bar after police responded to the second shooting in a month early Friday morning.


(Upper Darby officials have lunch at a local pizza shop allegedly victimized by a competitor.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Upper Darby Officials Show Support For “Moused” Pizza Shop

Two days after the owner of Nina’s Bella Pizzeria was charged with putting mice in his neighbor’s pizza shops, Upper Darby officials came to eat lunch at Verona Pizza, one of the two shops allegedly targeted.