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Police Seek Information After Memorial Playground Damaged


Credit: Upper Makefield police

A nursery school’s memorial playground was damaged recently. 

Between last Wednesday and Sunday, the playground at Crossing Cooperative Nursery School in the 1200 block of Lord Sterling Road in the Washington Crossing section of Upper Makefield. The majority of the damage was to a section of the playground constructed as a memorial to a teacher who died of cancer, police said. 

Investigators are seeking information on the vandalism and reviewing security cameras in the area. 

Anyone with information has been asked to call police at 215-968-3020.


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Tom Sofield

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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