Cops, Courts and Fire

Police Ring In New Year With Burglary Investigation


Upper Makefield police participating in a regional truck enforcement detail. File photo Credit: Newtown Borough Police

The new year started with a burglary investigation in Upper Makefield. 

A home in the 200 block of Log Pond Lane was entered between 10 a.m. on New Year’s Eve and 10:30 a.m. on New Year’s Day. Numerous pieces of jewelry were stolen from the home, police said.

No one was home at the time of the burglary, police said. 

The burglar appeared to have parked their vehicle on the grass in the rear of the home, police said. 

Anyone with information on the burglary or who spotted suspicious vehicles or persons in the Timber Ridge development has been to contact Detective Jeffrey Jumper at 215-968-3020.


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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