NEW GARDEN-A suspected drug dealer who was found with 44 bags of heroin in New Garden Township is back on the streets after posting $50,000 bail.
Austin S. Biaselli, 25, of Newark, Del. was arrested and charged with violations of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device, and Cosmetic Act, including possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, along with DUI (Controlled Substances), after he was arrested on an outstanding Philadelphia warrant.
When he was arrested On May 5 at 4:30 p.m. in the 100 block of Scarlett Road, police found him to be in possession of 44 bags of suspected heroin and approximately 50 needles. Biaselli was arrested and released after posting $50,000 bail.
Police reports from across the region
On May 30 at 11 p.m. a man reported to the West Chester Police Department that he was robbed at gunpoint in the parking lot of 601 Downingtown Pike. The victim stated he met two black males and one white male in the parking lot of Sam's Pizza island at approximately 6 p.m. The men allegedly forced the victim to enter their vehicle at gunpoint and then drove to 601 Downingtown Pike where they demanded the victim hand over his phone and wallet. The men reportedly returned the cell phone and wallet but kept $350.00 in cash. The actors reportedly fled the area in a gray Honda CRV. Anyone with information is asked to contact West Chester Police Department at (610) 696-2700.
On May 23, at 11:03 a.m., West Chester Police officers were dispatched to 513 South Matlack Street. Leslie Flecha, 34, of West Chester, was arrested for Simple Assault and Recklessly Endangering Another Person. While in holding at the police station, Flecha damaged a cell door. Flecha was transported to Chester County Prison.
On May 31 at 8:14 a.m., police responded to a report of a domestic dispute at Goshen Manor Apartments at 101 North Five Points Road. Officers determined that John Robert Peoples III physically assaulted his girlfriend, who had visible injuries to her body. He was charged with strangulation, terroristic threats, simple assault and harassment. He was unable to post $25,000 bail and is at Chester County Prison. Six days earlier, on May 25, police found Peoples to be in possession of marijuana and crystal methamphetamine and a marijuana grinder while investigating the well-being of his girlfriend.
Southern Chester County Regional
Antonio Mendez-Gomez, 44, of Avondale was arrested and charged with DUI and related traffic offenses, after the 2004 Ford he was driving was stopped for failing to maintain its lane of travel. The incident occurred on May 5 at 12:16 am, in the 9100 block of Gap Newport Pike, in New Garden Township. Upon making contact with Mendez-Gomez, police observed indicators suggesting intoxication and field sobriety tests showed impairment. He was taken into custody for suspicion of DUI and submitted to a chemical test of his breath, resulting in a B.A.C. of .183 percent, He was processed and later released pending issuance of a summons.
Amanda E. Pryma, 33, of Avondale was arrested and charged with Simple Assault and Harassment, following an altercation, during which she allegedly struck a male subject on the side of the head causing minor swelling. The incident occurred on May 4 at. 4 p.m., in the 500 block of Hillendale Road, in New Garden Township. Pryma was taken into custody and was transported to Central Booking, where she was processed and held for arraignment, after which she was released on $5,000 unsecured bail.
Sharon A. Johnston, 41, of Avondale was arrested and charged with violations of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device, and Cosmetic Act (Act 64), and a traffic offense, after she arrived at the scene of an accident and was found to be in possession of Amphetamine pills, marijuana, and related drug paraphernalia. The incident occurred on May 4 at approx. 10:56 a.m., in the 1500 block of Baltimore Pike, in New Garden Township. She was taken into custody, processed, and released pending issuance of a summons.
Brandon Maurice Cooper was arrested May 18 for simple assault after he reportedly assaulted a female victim in Parkesburg. The victim, his girlfriend, reported Cooper assaulted her and fled the residence. Seven days later, May 25, police arrested Cooper again for resisting arrest following a domestic incident along Washington Street in Parkesburg.