Cops, Courts and Fire

Women Steal 30 Pairs Of Jeans, Cops Say


Credit: Newtown police

Thirty pairs of jeans were stolen from a Newtown Township clothing store.

Police said they were called to the Gap store in the Newtown Shopping Center on West Road on Friday for a report of a retail theft. Upon arrival, Gap employees told officers two women came in the store and left carrying bags of stolen jeans.

Credit: Newtown police

The women, according to police, brought in H&M bags and filled them with 30 pairs of girls’ jeans. In total, the haul was worth $1,200.

Police said they suspect the same women conducted a similar theft later Friday at the Gap in Doylestown Borough.


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Tom Sofield

Tom Sofield

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