Kennett Square:Armed robbery >> On Sunday, 2-28-16 at 6:59 p.m. the Kennett Square Police Department was dispatched to the Rite Aid at 120 S. Mill Road for the report of a robbery.Two white male subjects entered the store wearing dark colored hooded sweatshirts, with the hoods pulled up tightly over their faces, both were wearing dark colored pants and one of the subjects was armed with a knife. They approached the employees and demanded money from the register. The suspects then fled the store on foot running west on W. Cypress St. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kennett Square Police Department at 610-444-0501 or 610-268-3171.
State Police Avondale BarrackssMASH AND GRAB >> Someone smashed a windshield of a car in a parking lot in the 800 block of East Baltimore Pike in East Marlborough Township on Feb. 4 in the early evening, taking personal belongings, police said.
Mailbox hit >> A driver lost control of the car on snow and hit a mailbox on Hickory Hill Road in East Nottingham Township on Feb. 14 at 12:39 a.m., police said.
Attempted suicide >> Police responded to an attempted suicide in the 100 block of Preakness Court in Franklin Township on Feb. 7 at 8 p.m. and took the individual to Jennersville Hospital for evaluation, police said.
Hit fence >> A driver had trouble negotiating a curve on Chesterville Road at Hess Mill road in Franklin Township on Feb. 15 at 4 p.m. and hit a cement fence. No one was injured, and the car was able to be driven from the scene, police said.
Rear ended >> Robert Benedict, 88, of Newark, Delaware, struck a vehicle from behind as that vehicle was stopped for a stop sign on Gap-Newport Pike north of Route 10 in West Fallowfield Township on Feb. 11 at 11:08 a.m., police said.
Driveway exit >> Joan Kanes, 70, of Haverford was exiting a driveway on Pocopson Road in Pennsbury Township on Feb. 1 at 4:06 p.m. but was unable to clear the intersection without being struck by oncoming traffic, police said.
Snow accident >> A 16-year-old driver lost control on snowy Highland Road in West Fallowfield Township on Feb. 11 at 2:41 p.m. and hit a utility pole. No one was injured, police said.
Speeding in the snow >> John Matthews, 33, of Ronks was traveling eastbound on Garden Station road in London Grove Township on Fev. 15 at 2:56 p.m. He slid on the snow and hit a car that was stopped on the road and then hit another eastbound car. He was cited for speeding, police said.
DUI >> Zeth Allen Houston, 26, of Oxford was taken into custody for DUI at a traffic stop on Route 1 at Route 796 in Penn Township on Feb. 21 at 1:12 a.m., police said.
Drug Possession >> Randell Paul Moore, 58, of Leeds, Alabama, was arrested for public drunkenness on 4th Street in Avondale on Feb. 18 at 6:38 p.m. A search revealed he was in possession of marijuana, police said.
Crossing lanes >> Matthew Heaps, 24, of Kennett Square was traveling southbound on Route 82 in West Marlborough Township on Feb. 18 at 8:23 a.m. and crossed over lanes and hit an oncoming vehicle. He and a passenger suffered suspected minor injuries, police said.
Resisting arrest >> Jorge Cerritos-Villafuerte, 51, of Oxford was arrested for resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and three summary traffic violation following a traffic stop for his taillight that was hanging off his vehicle on Feb. 19 at 11:33 a.m. on Route 1 at Route 796 in Penn Township, police said.
Spin on snow >> Samantha Ferraro, 22, of West Grove was cited for speeding after her car slipped and skidded on snow then hit a utility pole on Chatham Road in London Grove Township on Feb. 1 at 4:36 p.m., police said.
Into a pile of dirt >> Hailey Maxwell, 18, of West Grove was cited for speeding after her car slipped on snowy Guernsey road with winds around and hit a tree on Feb. 11 at 3:06 p.m., police said.
Stuck >> A driver traveling southbound on Route 896 in Franklin Township on Feb. 3 at 6:15 p.m. was turning off the road and got stuck in the shoulder and had to be towed out, police said.
Thawed and refrozen >> Maxx Reist, 26, of Bear, Delaware, was traveling northbound on Route 896 in Upper Oxford Township on Feb. 2 at 7:30 a.m. and lost control on an ice patch. He hit a utility pole but was not injured, police said.
Lost control >> Jose Mendez, 22, of Nottingham lost control of his car on Lewisville Road in New London Township on Feb. 12 at 9:15 p.m. and hit a utility pole. He was not injured, police said.
Aggrevated assault >> A 17-year-old male from Avondale pulled a knife from under his pillow and thrust it in the direction of a victim in the 300 block of Ellicott Road in London Grove Township on Feb. 8 at 10:22 p.m., police said.
Fence hit >> A driver was turning off Oxford Road onto Route 896 in New London and traveled off the road and hit a fence, police said.
Possession >> Terence Matthew Hall of Wilmington was arrested for possession of marijuana and paraphernalia on Church Street at Garner Drive in Avondale on Feb. 16 at 8:30 p.m., police said.
Following too closely >> A driver was cited for following too closely on Doe Run Road in West Marlborough Township on FEb. 16 at 1:56 p.m. after his car struck the stopped car ahead and that car hit the next one that was stopped, police said.
Miller Lite >> Someone entered an attached garage on Stirling Way in Pennsbury Township and took a case of Miller Lite beer on Feb. 13 at 10:04 p.m,, police said.
Something protruding >> An object protruding from an oncoming car on Strickersville Road in Franklin Township hit the hood, windshield and driver side mirror of a car and then left without stopping on Feb. 7 at 5:45 p.m., police said.
Utility pole >> Ricardo Larsen, 27, of West Chester traveled off the roadway on Lenape Road in Pocopson Township and hit a utility pole on Feb. 12 at 8:26 a.m., police said.
Turning left >> Gerard Galligan, 24, of Paradise was traveling east on Route 926 in Londonderry Township on Feb. 8 at 12:17 p.m. and attempted to turn left onto Hood Road, but he struck a westbound vehicle in the process. No one was injured, police said.
Embankment Hit >> Steven Neifert, 22, of Wilmington was traveling north on Route 1 in New Garden Township, traveled off the road and hit an embankment and a tree. He was not injured, police said.
Rolled over >> Andrea Darsillo, 23, of Landenberg was northbound on Clay Creek Road in London Grove Township on Feb. 16 at 8:32 a.m.. She slid off the roadway, hit a tree and then rolled over. She was not injured, police said.
Fence hit >> Cade Hildenbrand, 19, of Oxford was traveling east on Church Road in Lower Oxford Township on Feb. 11 at 8:26 when his car left the road and hit a steel chain fence and then came to rest in a ditch, police said.
Snowy Road >> A driver lost control on Limestone road in Highland Township on Feb. 11 at 11:52 a.m. and left the road. The car had to be towed out, police said.
Comtempt of Court >> Brad Robert Davis, 35, of Clayton, New Jersey, violated a protection from abuse order by contacting a victim by phone who lived in the 400 block of Kennett Pike in Pennsbury Township on Feb. 1 at 9:25 a.m., police said.
theft >> Someone entered an unlocked car in the 10 block of Poppy Lane in West Grove overnight on Feb. 8 and took several items. Another car was entered but nothing was taken, police said.
Burglalry >> Two males were seen involved in a possible burglary in the 400 block of East Glenville Drive in Penn Township on Feb. 21 at 12:07 a.m. A neighbor yelled out and they left in separate directions, police said.
Terroristic threats >> An 18-year-old female was taken into custody for making threats against another student at Avon Grove High School in London Grove Township on Feb. 18 at 12:33 p.m., police said.
Deer Hit >> Loretta Hannum, 59, of Unionville hit a deer on Clonmell-Upland Road in West Marlborough Township on Feb. 18 at 11:26 a.m., police said.
Lamp Post >> Cynthia Hall, 56, of Lincoln University was backing a school bus in the parking lot of Casa Italia on New London Road Franklin Township and hit a lamp post. There were no injuries, police said.
Fence hit >> David Wilson, 33, of Exton was traveling south on Wawaset Road in Pocopson Township on Feb. 23 at 2:43 p.m. and went off the roadway, traveled through grass and hit two fences. He suffered an injury of unknown severity, police said.
Overturned >> A 17-year-old driver was traveling on Chambers Road in London Britain Township on Feb. 22 at 6:27 p.m., left the roadway, struck a tree and overturned. The driver and passenger had possible injuries, police said.
Theft of Services >> Garbage was illegally dumped in a dumpster in the 100 block of West London Grove Road in London Grove Township on Feb. 11, reported at 10 a.m., police said.
Bridge struck >> David Sanders, 47, of Baltimore, Maryland, was traveling south on Old Limestone Road at Glen Run road in Highland Township on Feb. 23 at 6 a.m. and hit a bridge with the rear axel of his truck, police said.
Theft >> Someone stole an Amazon package containing medicine from the front porch of a home in the 700 block of Woodward Road in Kennett Township between Feb. 5 and 11, police said.
Theft >> An 89-year-old female in Penn Township received a call from a male saying that she owed money to the IRS on Feb. 8 at 1:48 p.m. He told her that if she did not send money to him, she would be arrested. Not knowing it was a scam, she sent the money, police said.
Harassment >> Police are investigating the abuse of a 9-year-old boy at the Avon Grove Intermediate School on Feb. 23 at 6 p.m., but the allegations were deemed to be unfounded, police said.
Theft >> Someone removed copper wire valued at about $600 from an AT&T cell phone tower in the 200 block of Mount Olive Road in East Nottingham Township between Nov. 13, 2015 and Feb. 18, police said.
New GardenThefts from cars >> On Wednesday, February 24, 2016 between 8:40 and 8:50 a.m. the New Garden Police Department received a spate of theft complaints from unlocked vehicles which were parked in the lot of the New Garden Early Care located in the 200 block of New Garden Road. One of the three victims reported leaving their vehicle briefly while dropping off their child to daycare, which enabled law enforcement to identify the 10 minute timeframe. The other two victims worked at that location. All of the vehicles were left unlocked. Upon returning to their vehicles, the victims discovered that their wallets and contents were stolen. The suspects targeted the victims’ financial or personal identification items, such as checkbooks, credit and health insurance cards. The investigation has been assigned to police detectives who are working with regional law enforcement agencies whom have experienced similar incidents, police said.