Crime Log – August 18th

Logan Township Police Department

Crime Log

August 18, 2015


8/5:  Construction materials valued at over $3700 were stolen from a construction site on Commerce Blvd.  The stolen items included 32 steel dock brackets and 13 dock lights.

8/5:  Police investigated an attempted shoplifting at the ACME in which the suspect tried leaving the store without paying for $257 worth of meat and seafood.  The suspect fled on foot upon being approached by store associates.

8/5:  A Paulsboro woman reported that someone stole her prescription medication while she was working on Killdeer Court.

8/7:  Police investigated a lewdness complaint on Heron Drive in which a Bensalem, Pa. man purposely or negligently exposed himself during a business transaction.   Complaints may be pending.

8/7:  Police charged a 29 y/o Camden man with hindering apprehension after he provided false information to conceal active warrants during a vehicle stop on Heron Drive.   He was processed and released on his own recognizance.

8/9:  Police investigated an attempted robbery in which a Monroe St. man was approached by two men who assaulted him and demanded his money.  The men, both described as black males between the ages of 18-23, fled the area following a brief struggle.  The incident occurred at approximately 1:00 AM, and police are canvassing the neighborhood in an effort to develop leads.  Anyone with information is urged to call Logan Detectives at 467-0061.

8/9:  Police charged a 24 y/o Wilmington man with possession of drug paraphernalia following a vehicle stop on Center Sq. Road.  He was processed and released pending court.

8/10:  Police charged a 33 y/o Cherry Hill man with simple assault following a disturbance on Beckett Road.  He was processed and released pending court.

8/11:  A Canter Road resident reported that one of the tires to his 1998 GMC truck was slashed and the rear window to his wife’s Nissan was broken out sometime overnight.  Repair costs were estimated at over $800.

8/12:  Police charged a 34 y/o Deptford man with simple assault following a disturbance on the 300 block of Heron Drive.  Service is pending.

8/13:  Police charged an 18 y/o Westville man with possession of marijuana following an erratic driving complaint of vehicles racing on Center Square Road.  He was additionally issued multiple traffic summons and released pending court.  The operator of the vehicle he was racing was also issued several traffic summons.

8/14:  A Robins Run West resident reported that her 2003 Pontiac was stolen sometime over the past several days.  It was entered NCIC and subsequently located.  Complaints are pending.

8/16:  Police charged a 37 y/o Pedricktown man with eluding and multiple motor vehicles offenses following an attempted traffic stop on Center Square Road and I-295.  The operator fled the stop and was subsequently located at his residence a short time later where he was found claiming to be suffering from a medical condition.  He was processed and released pending court.