Cops, Courts and Fire

Cops Seek Information On Prowler


Credit: Upper Makefield police

A prowler made his way to an Upper Makefield home early Friday morning.

Police said a homeowner was alerted to the prowler at the man’s Walker Road home around 1 a.m. The homeowner was able to remotely activate his alarm system and his Ring security system grabbed a photo.

On April 18, Lower Makefield police reported a similar incident on Barn Drive.

Credit: Upper Makefield police

In both cases, the suspect was wearing Adidas Samba shoes.

The Upper Makefield suspect is described as a 5-foot-7 or 5-foot-9 tan or light-skinned black male of muscular build. He wore blue gloves.

Anyone with information has been asked to contact Upper Makefield Detective Jeff Jumper at 215-968-3020 or jjumper@uppermakefield.org, or Lower Makefield police Detective Pete Lange at 215-493-4055 orĀ peterl@lmt.org.


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Tom Sofield has covered news in Bucks County for five years for both newspaper and online publications. In 2012, Tom was honored at the Pennsylvania Newspaper Association Foundation's Keystone Press Awards for his coverage of President Obama's visit to Falls Township in 2011. When he's not covering news in the area, Tom enjoys checking out the newest restaurants and bars, exploring forgotten places of industry in the area, going to local parks and spending time with his friends and family. If there's one thing you should know about Tom, he is a local news junkie through and through. Email: tom@newtownpanow.com Phone: 215-431-1001